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Pericarditis

Pericarditis: What it is, Symptoms, Causes and Risk Factors, Diagnosis, Treatments | National Heart Centre Singapore

Pericarditis - How to prevent?

Pericarditis - Causes and Risk Factors

​Pericarditis occurs when the damaged pericardium rubs against each other causing irritation and swelling. This causes a sharp chest pain. Other causes of pericarditis include systemic inflammatory disorders, trauma (injury to the heart or chest) and health problems like kidney failure, tuberculosis or cancer.

Pericarditis - Preparing for surgery

Pericarditis - Post-surgery care

Pericarditis - Other Information

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