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Hamidi H, Pericarditis. Case study, Radiopaedia.org (Accessed on 22 Mar 2023) https://doi.org/10.53347/rID-75033
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13 Mar 2020
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Septic patient, severe dyspnea and cough.
Age: 15 years
From the case: Pericarditis
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Marked pericardial effusion with surrounding pericardial enhancement.
Multiple enlarge paratracheal, subcarinal, prevascular and hilar lymph nodes.
Right-sided moderate pleural effusion with pleural enhancement (split pleura sign).
Volume loss of right lung with atelectatic bands.
The overall features are representing infectious pericarditis with right side pleural empyema.