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*  Kussmaul's sign
The differential diagnosis generally associated with Kussmaul sign is constrictive pericarditis, as well as with restrictive ... "Mechanism underlying Kussmaul's sign in chronic constrictive pericarditis". The American Journal of Cardiology. 64 (16): 1069- ... and typically show a prominent x descent and an absent y descent as opposed to patients with constrictive pericarditis ( ... Right heart failure Cardiac tumours Tricuspid stenosis Restrictive cardiomyopathy Pulmonary embolism Constrictive pericarditis ...
*  Pericardial effusion
... constrictive pericarditis). A CT scan image showing a pericardial effusion A very large hemorrhagic pericardial effusion due to ... Pericarditis Long term usage of cabergoline ingredient (dopamine agonists) Viral infection (coxsackie virus) Infection ... A pericardial effusion due to pericarditis Play media Loculated pericardial effusion Treatment depends on the underlying cause ... rheumatoid arthritis and post myocardial infarction pericarditis (Dressler's syndrome) Cancer that has spread to the ...
*  Protein losing enteropathy
... however if the PLE is related to a systemic disease such as congestive heart failure or constrictive pericarditis, then the ... "Protein-Losing Enteropathy as the Principal Manifestation of Constrictive Pericarditis". Journal of General Internal Medicine. ...
*  Constrictive pericarditis
Related conditions are bacterial pericarditis, pericarditis and pericarditis after a heart attack. The cause of constrictive ... Causes of constrictive pericarditis include: Tuberculosis Incomplete drainage of purulent pericarditis Fungal and parasitic ... "Restrictive pericarditis". eMedicine. MedScape. Retrieved 21 September 2015. "Imaging in Constrictive pericarditis". eMedicine ... Constrictive pericarditis is a medical condition characterized by a thickened, fibrotic pericardium, limiting the heart's ...
*  Pulsus paradoxus
Cardiac: constrictive pericarditis. One study found that pulsus paradoxus occurs in less than 20% of patients with constrictive ... Talreja, DR; Nishimura, RA; Oh, JK; Holmes, DR (Jan 22, 2008). "Constrictive pericarditis in the modern era: novel criteria for ... This mechanism is also likely with pericarditis, where diastolic function is chastened. PP is quantified using a blood pressure ... pericarditis. pericardial effusion, including cardiac tamponade cardiogenic shock Pulmonary: pulmonary embolism tension ...
*  Edward Delos Churchill
Paul D. White, for the treatment of constrictive pericarditis, and developed this treatment subsequently. In 1929 he and Oliver ... ISBN 978-1-85070-681-6. Churchill ED (October 1936). "PERICARDIAL RESECTION IN CHRONIC CONSTRICTIVE PERICARDITIS". Ann. Surg. ...
*  Viktor Schmieden
... in the establishment of pericardectomy for treatment of constrictive pericarditis. Historically this procedure was referred to ... First complete pericardectomy for constrictive pericarditis. Die theoretischen Grundlagen der Hyperaemiebehandlung; In: ...
*  Restrictive cardiomyopathy
It should not be confused with constrictive pericarditis, a disease which presents similarly but is very different in treatment ... 2-dimensional and Doppler studies are necessary to distinguish RCM from constrictive pericarditis. Cardiac MRI and transvenous ... Hancock, EW (September 2001). "Differential diagnosis of restrictive cardiomyopathy and constrictive pericarditis". Heart ( ...
*  Norman Chevers
He is known for research on constrictive pericarditis. He was born at Greenhithe in Kent, the son of the naval surgeon Forbes ...
*  The Leopard (Nesbø novel)
Panserhjerte is also a Norwegian term for Constrictive pericarditis. The Leopard is the eighth novel featuring Nesbø's crime ...
*  Pericarditis
... surgery in cases of constrictive pericarditis, pericardiectomy About 30% of people with viral pericarditis or pericarditis of ... Pericarditis - Cleveland Clinic Pericarditis - National Library of Medicine Pericarditis - National Heart Lung Blood Institute ... Chronic pericarditis however is less common, a form of which is constrictive pericarditis. The following is the clinical ... pericarditis is divided into "acute" and "chronic" forms. Acute pericarditis is more common than chronic pericarditis, and can ...
*  IgG4-related disease
"A Case of Constrictive Pericarditis due to Immunoglobulin G4-Related Disease". Korean Circulation Journal. 45 (2): 161-164. doi ... pancreatic enlargement and pericarditis. In untreated patients with active disease, the recommended first-line agent for ...
*  Shock (circulatory)
Constrictive pericarditis, in which the pericardium shrinks and hardens, is similar in presentation. Tension pneumothorax ...
*  Outline of cardiology
Treatment of viral & idiopathic pericarditis is NSAIDs or aspirin. Constrictive pericarditis - Pericarditis that constricts the ... Pericarditis is commonly seen with Behçet's. Eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (EGPA; formerly known as Churg- ... Dressler syndrome - A form of pericarditis that develops 2-3 weeks after myocardial infarction and is accompanied by fever, ... The list of causes is lengthy but includes pericarditis, rheumatic diseases (e.g., systemic lupus erythematosus), trauma, and ...
*  Pericardium
... known as constrictive pericarditis. Constrictive pericarditis is sometimes treated by surgically removing the pericardium in a ... In some cases, pericarditis can become a long-term condition causing scarring of the pericardium which restricts the heart's ... Pericarditis and is often caused by a viral infection (glandular fever, cytomegalovirus, or coxsackievirus), or more rarely ... Pericarditis is usually a short-lived condition that can be successfully treated with painkillers, anti-inflammatories, and ...
*  Waldmann disease
The condition can also be a result of other illnesses such as constrictive pericarditis and pancreatitis. The disease is ...
*  Leon Manteuffel-Szoege
Warszawa), 1955 Dec 19;10(51):1653-5 (pl), PMID 13310309 Surgical treatment of constrictive pericarditis; Ten case reports, ...
*  Diastolic heart failure
These causes include: Constrictive pericarditis Restrictive cardiomyopathy, which includes Amyloidosis (most common restrictive ...
*  Walter Broadbent
... (1868-1951) was an English physician remembered for describing the Broadbent sign of constrictive pericarditis ...
*  Jugular venous pressure
An exaggerated "x" wave or diastolic collapse of the neck veins from constrictive pericarditis is referred to as Friedreich's ... The differential diagnosis of Kussmaul's sign includes constrictive pericarditis, restrictive cardiomyopathy, pericardial ... Pericardial effusion Constrictive pericarditis Pericardial tamponade An important use of the jugular venous pressure is to ... descent Constrictive pericarditis Slow 'y' descent Tricuspid stenosis Cardiac tamponade Prominent & Deep 'y' descent ...
*  List of paradoxes
... such as cardiac tamponade or constrictive pericarditis. Also known as the Pulse Paradox. Second wind: The "second wind" is a ...
*  Pericardiectomy
There are many etiologies for constrictive pericarditis and it is better to know the exact cause as the post operative ... This operation is most commonly done to relieve constrictive pericarditis or to remove a pericardium that is calcified and ...
*  Obstructive shock
Cardiac tamponade Constrictive pericarditis (late stage) Aortic stenosis Tension pneumothorax Massive pulmonary embolism "Shock ...
*  Adolph Kussmaul
... on inhalation in Constrictive pericarditis or Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Kussmaul disease (Also called ...
*  S. W. Harrington
... and pericardiectomy for chronic constrictive pericarditis. In 1937, Dr. Harrington was elected the 20th president of The ...
*  Acute pericarditis
... effusion without major hemodynamic compromise Cardiac tamponade Constrictive pericarditis Effusive-constrictive pericarditis ... Acute pericarditis is a type of pericarditis (inflammation of the sac surrounding the heart, the pericardium) usually lasting ... There are several causes of acute pericarditis. In developed nations, the cause of most (80-90%) cases of acute pericarditis is ... Colchicine, which has been essential to treat recurrent pericarditis, has been supported for routine use in acute pericarditis ...
*  Act Your Age (House)
... suffers a heart attack caused by constrictive pericarditis. Over the course of the episode she develops more symptoms that are ...