Constrictive Pericarditis

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‘ACHY BREAKY HEART’: A CASE REPORT OF AUTOIMMUNE MYOCARDITIS AND CONSTRICTIVE PERICARDITIS DUE TO SYSTEMIC SCLEROSIS

Case Presentation: 59 year old woman with a history of recently diagnosed rheumatoid arthritis (RA) not on therapy presents with substernal non radiating chest pain and right upper quadrant pain worsening with inspiration and dyspnea [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:38:42+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on ‘ACHY BREAKY HEART’: A CASE REPORT OF AUTOIMMUNE MYOCARDITIS AND CONSTRICTIVE PERICARDITIS DUE TO SYSTEMIC SCLEROSIS

Constrictive Pericarditis: A Rare Cause of Potentially Reversible Heart Failure

Case Presentation: A 39 year old male with a history of congenital bicuspid aortic valve and ascending aortic aneurysm repair (1 year prior) presented with recurrent bilateral lower extremity edema (LEE). He first presented with [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on Constrictive Pericarditis: A Rare Cause of Potentially Reversible Heart Failure