[Constrictive pericarditis: case report and review].

  title={[Constrictive pericarditis: case report and review].},
  author={J Johnen and Marc Albert Radermecker and J O Defraigne},
  journal={Revue medicale de Liege},
  volume={67 3},
Constrictive pericarditis (CP) is a common disease with difficult diagnosis. We report a well-documented case of CP with extended pericardial calcification treated by total pericardiectomy. A brief review of symptoms and signs of CP is presented, as well as additional examination allowing the diagnosis to be confirmed. The differential diagnosis with… CONTINUE READING