Constrictive pericarditis in a renal transplant recipient with tuberculosis

@inproceedings{Sreejith2010ConstrictivePI,
  title={Constrictive pericarditis in a renal transplant recipient with tuberculosis},
  author={Parameswaran Sreejith and Sachin Anant Kuthe and Vivekanand Jha and H. S. Kohli and Manish Rathi and Krishan Lal Gupta and Vinay Kumar Sakhuja},
  booktitle={Indian journal of nephrology},
  year={2010}
}
Tuberculosis is a common cause of pericarditis in the developing countries and constrictive pericarditis is a serious sequel. There are only three cases of constrictive pericarditis in kidney transplant recipients previously reported in literature. Here, we report a case of constrictive pericarditis developing in a renal transplant recipient while on antituberculous therapy for tuberculous pleural effusion. 

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