What are the types of pericarditis?

Updated: Apr 02, 2019
  • Author: Sean Spangler, MD; Chief Editor: Terrence X O'Brien, MD, MS, FACC  more...
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This section will first briefly discuss acute pericarditis, chronic pericarditis, and cardiac tamponade; then, several specific entities that cause pericarditis will be briefly reviewed.


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