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Our study was a prospective study done from November 2010-October 2012, the samples were taken from 40 patients with the diagnosed cases of myocarditis, pericarditis and myopericarditis.
In summary, we report a case of meningococcal pericarditis caused by a strain of N.
Sinus tachycardia and low-grade fever are common, while a temperature > 38[degrees]C suggests a specific cause of pericarditis.
Bacterial pericarditis as a fatal complication after endobronchial ultrasound-guided transbronchial needle aspiration.
The patient was considered to have acute pericarditis due to the presence of typical chest pain, elevated CRP levels, and minimal pericardial effusion on echo.
Indolent purulent pericarditis due to viridans streptococcus infection successfully treated by pericardiocentesis and penicillin G.
In the context of previous clinical improvement, negative serology for infectious and autoimmune diseases, and presence of medication--sensitive meningococcus strain, we decided that pericarditis was immune- mediated and a combination of methylprednisolone and colchicine at 24mg and 0.
Constrictive pericarditis in 26 patients with histologically normal pericardial thickness.
PCR confirmed the absence of HV-GcV1 in PF, and HV-GcV2 and HV-CV1 in PFr suggesting multiple infections before each pericarditis event or a rapid fluctuation in the load of all 3 persisting viruses.
At necropsy, ducklings showed general pallor of skeletal and heart muscles, subcutaneous gelatinous transudates, pericarditis, ascites, and severe edema and hyperemia of lungs.
Two uncommon cardiovascular etiologies of dyspnea are pericarditis and myocarditis.