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malignant pericardial effusion

Known as: pericardial effusion, malignant 
Presence of fluid in the pericardial space as a complication of malignant disease.
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2010
2010
Purpose We evaluated clinical outcomes after drainage for malignant pericardial effusion with imminent or overt tamponade… Expand
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVES Pericardial effusion associated with malignancy is a life-threatening complication of late-stage disease. While simple… Expand
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2008
2008
Cardiac tamponade is an emergency situation that warrants immediate evacuation of the pericardial fluid. Since the fluid tends to… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Metastases to the heart and pericardium are much more common than primary cardiac tumors and are generally associated with a poor… Expand
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE To assess the usefulness of pericardoscopy via the subxyphoid route for the diagnosis and treatment of pericardial… Expand
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
PURPOSE Malignant pericardial effusion, although highly variable, is an uncommon complication of cancer. It is often associated… Expand
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
OBJECTIVES The management of malignant pericardial effusion remains controversial. We present our experience with 93 patients… Expand
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Review
1994
Review
1994
OBJECTIVE To discuss the diagnosis and treatment of malignant pericardial effusion and focus on quantitating the success and… Expand
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1991
1991
We performed percutaneous balloon pericardial window (PBPW) in 8 patients (age 40 to 70 yrs; 4 men, 4 women) with malignant… Expand
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1985
1985
Twenty-two patients with malignant pericardial effusion were seen at the Toronto General Hospital between 1979 and 1984. Under… Expand
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