Tuberculous pericarditis with and without HIV


The human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) has altered the epidemiology, clinical manifestations, treatment considerations and natural history of tuberculous (TB) pericarditis with significant implications for clinicians. The caseload of TB pericarditis has risen sharply in TB endemic areas of the world where co-infection with HIV is common. Furthermore, TB is… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10741-012-9310-6


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