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The purpose of this report is to describe a case involving a 62-year-old Moroccan woman hospitalized for generalized edema that lead to diagnosis of chronic constrictive pericarditis. Diagnosis was confirmed on the basis of pericardial calcification and typical hemodynamic findings. New imaging techniques such as cardiac MRI allow accurate anatomical and(More)
  • G Chiche
  • Gynécologie, obstétrique & fertilité
  • 2003
In the field of cardiovascular risk and treatment of menopause, only one instruction can be currently given to the prescribers: caution. Since the publication of heart and estrogen/progestin replacement study, the dogma of the cardioprotection induced by hormonal replacement therapy began to crumble. This paradigm had set up with observational studies,(More)
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