Fibrinous pericarditis

Last revised by Kyriacos S. Evangelou on 08 Aug 2021

Fibrinous pericarditis is an inflammatory process involving the pericardium, leading to a rough and granular appearance with numerous fibrous adhesions 4.

Clinical presentation

Pericardial friction rub may be heard.



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Cases and figures

  • Case 1: with pericardial effusion
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