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DIAGNOSES IN 68 PATIENTS WITH PERICARDIAL DISEASE Diagnosis HIV positive HIV negative Pericardial effusion 20 (47.6%) 13 (50%) Constrictive pericarditis
12 (28.6%) 7 (26.9%) Effusive constrictive pericarditis
6 (14.3%) 2 (7.7%) Pericarditis 4 (9.5%) 4 (15.4%) Total 42 26 TABLE II.
should be considered in patients with signs of right heart failure .
Eventually 15% of patients with histoplasmosis pericarditis develop constrictive pericarditis
Needle embolus causing cardiac puncture and chronic constrictive pericarditis
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On January 12, 1998, the patient had signs of constrictive pericarditis
and small bilateral pleural effusions.
The hemodynamics of cardiac tamponade and constrictive pericarditis
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