Pericardial effusion

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete

Patient Data

Age: 70
Gender: Female

CT Chest

Pericardial as well as left pleural effusion without pericardial thickening

Case Discussion

Pericardial effusion, a common clinical finding, is provoked by a variety of infectious and noninfectious processes.

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Case information

rID: 24779
Published: 12th Sep 2013
Last edited: 1st Mar 2016
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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