Uremic pericarditis, the most common manifestation of uremic pericardial disease, is a contemporary problem that calls for intensive hemodialysis, anti-inflammatories, and often, drainage of large inflammatory pericardial effusions ... Constrictive pericarditis is also well documented in this population, ultimately resulting in ... classification, clinical manifestations, diagnostic imaging tools, and treatment options of pericardial diseases in this population Keyword: Constrictive Pericarditis.
... the incidence, associated findings, and natural history of effusive-constrictive pericarditis (ECP) after pericardiocentesis.ECP is characterized by the coexistence of tense pericardial effusion and constriction of the heart by the visceral pericardium ... is currently the main diagnostic tool in the assessment of pericardial disease, but limited data have been published on the incidence ...
Abstract: Pericardial effusion is the abnormal accumulation of fluid in the pericardial space ... The complications of pericardial effusion can either be acute (e.g., cardiac tamponade) or chronic (e.g., constrictive pericarditis ... efficacy and safety of intrapericardial fibrinolysis in preventing complications of pericardial effusion... The most common causes of pericardial effusion were Staphylococcus aureus (12 studies with 23 cases) and ... Keyword: Pericarditis.
Her chest radiograph showed air-fluid levels in the pericardial silhouette. Transthoracic echocardiogram showed a large complex pericardial collection with no evidence of cardiac tamponade... A large "egg-shaped" mass in the pericardium measuring 10x12 cm with gaseous material was aspirated... To our knowledge, this is the first report of purulent pericardial collection caused by Enterobacter cancerogenous.
... episodes are not well established .The incidence of acute idiopathic pericarditis has a seasonal pattern.The computerized database of a tertiary ... all patients admitted with a first episode of acute idiopathic pericarditis between January 1, 2010 and December 31, 2015... No seasonal pattern was identified for recurrent episodes of pericarditis (n = 57).Acute idiopathic pericarditis appears to have a seasonal pattern with a distinct late ...
Infectious Diseases (1) Pericarditis (9), Infections (2), more mentions
... contributes to the severity of SSc and should carefully be investigated and managed in SSc patients. Although it is commonly sub-clinical, once symptomatic it has a poor prognosis. Several complementary tools (circulating biomarkers, electrocardiography, echocardiography, scintigraphy or MRI) allow the assessment of all the various cardiac structures (endocardium, myocardium and pericardium) and heart function... Keyword: pericarditis. Keyword: systemic sclerosis.
... malignancy or heart failure AbstractText: Of 409 patients with SLE, pericarditis was diagnosed in 25.4% (104/409) and cardiac tamponade in ... In the subset of patients with small-to-moderate sized pericardial effusion, tamponade was associated with pleuritis (OR: 44.5, 95% CI ... 42.9, 95% CI: 1.6-1176, p = 0.026) and size of pericardial effusion (OR: 1.36, 95% CI: 1.04-1.76, p = 0.025.
Immune System Diseases (4), Muscular and Skeletal Diseases (1) Pericardial Effusion (4), Cardiac Tamponade (4), Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (3), more mentions
... out-patients initiating antipsychotic treatment (January 1, 1996-January 1, 2015. Rates of clozapine-associated myocarditis and pericarditis within 2 months from clozapine initiation and rates of cardiomyopathy within 1-2 years from clozapine initiation were compared to rates for other antipsychotics... One patient (0.03%) developed myocarditis, and no patients developed pericarditis within 2 months from clozapine initiation... Keyword: pericarditis.