Pericardial effusion

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert

Presentation

65 year old woman with dyspnea and palpitations.

Patient Data

Age: 65
Gender: Female
Modality: X-ray

Plump enlargement of the cardiac silhouette, the so-called water bottle heart in a case of pericardial effusion.

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Case Information

rID: 13698
Case created: 7th May 2011
Last edited: 9th Oct 2015
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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