Constrictive Pericarditis

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Abstract Number: 881

‘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

HM2018 Abstract Number: 427

CONSTRICTIVE PERICARDITIS: A CURIOUS CASE OF ASCITES AND EDEMA

Case Presentation: A 65-year-old man presented with anasarca and dyspnea on exertion that progressively worsened over three weeks. He had no known cardiac, renal, or liver disease prior to presentation. Physical exam revealed elevated jugular [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:00:10+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on CONSTRICTIVE PERICARDITIS: A CURIOUS CASE OF ASCITES AND EDEMA

HM2016 Abstract Number: 510

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