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Al Khateeb A, Constrictive pericarditis. Case study, Radiopaedia.org (Accessed on 04 Jun 2023) https://doi.org/10.53347/rID-50615
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18 Jan 2017
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Atypical chest pain, with signs of cardiac failure.
Age: 45 years
From the case: Constrictive pericarditis
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Smooth diffuse thickening of the pericardium to about 1.1 cm, with associated left-sided pleural effusion. No calcification of the pericardium.
Smooth interlobular septal thickening and smooth fissural thickening, suggesting interstitial edema.
This case demonstrates the CT changes of constrictive pericarditis, and in this patient, no etiology was elucidated.
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