Malignant pericardial effusion associated with metastatic rectal cancer: case report.

Abstract

Pericardial effusion caused by malignant disease is an uncommon disorder. We present a patient with rectal cancer who developed malignant pericardial effusion as the main site of relapse 18 months following surgery. We discuss the incidence and the therapy of this condition. 

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@article{Yosef1989MalignantPE, title={Malignant pericardial effusion associated with metastatic rectal cancer: case report.}, author={Rami Ben Yosef and Elaine Warner and Eliahu Gez and Raphael Catane}, journal={Journal of chemotherapy}, year={1989}, volume={1 5}, pages={342-5} }