Postpericardiotomy Syndrome

Known as: POST PERICARDIOTOMY SYNDROME, Postpericardiotomy Syndrome [Disease/Finding], Postpericardiotomy Syndromes 
A nonspecific hypersensitivity reaction caused by TRAUMA to the PERICARDIUM, often following PERICARDIOTOMY. It is characterized by PERICARDIAL… (More)

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2015
2015
OBJECTIVES Postpericardiotomy syndrome is a well-known complication after cardiac surgery. Nevertheless, little is known about… (More)
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2014
2014
IMPORTANCE Postpericardiotomy syndrome, postoperative atrial fibrillation (AF), and postoperative effusions may be responsible… (More)
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2011
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2011
BACKGROUND Inflammation and pericarditis may be contributing factors for postoperative atrial fibrillation (POAF), and both are… (More)
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2003
2003
The postpericardiotomy syndrome occurs in up to one-third of children undergoing cardiac surgery. Its treatment includes anti… (More)
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2002
2002
Postpericardiotomy syndrome (PPS) is a troublesome complication of cardiac surgery, occurring in 10–45% of cases. Accepted… (More)
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1990
1990
Although the postpericardiotomy syndrome is a common complication of cardiac operations, the most effective drug regimen for the… (More)
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1982
1982
Postpericardiotomy syndrome is an immune phenomenon that occurs from several days to months after surgical incision of the… (More)
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1980
1980
Postpericardiotomy syndrome often delays recovery from cardiac operation. Pericardial effusion is an important sequela of… (More)
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1974
1974
In a prospective, double-blind study, heart-reactive antibody in high titer was detected, using an indirect immunofluorescent… (More)
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1958
1958
Widespread intracardiac surgery of rheumatic heart disease has brought to medical attention a puzzling postoperative complication… (More)
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