oa Central African Journal of Medicine - Pericarditis-A Five Year Study in the African

Volume 19, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 0008-9176



A retrospective five year study of 57 cases of pericarditis is presented. The aetiology, clinical features and results of surgical intervention are discussed. The presence of a 100 per cent mortality in cases of acute ,purulent pericarditis is noted.

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