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How does pericarditis affect my life

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Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

I have constrictive pericarditis . In July, I had a pericardial window and pleural tap. Non ... or pericardectomy. Which has greatest chance of returning to a full and active life I am a 69 year old male ... View answer

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Dr. Lilit Baghdasaryan MD

I have relapsing pericarditis for the past five to six years. There is some thickening ... with living my life like this and I hate the side effects of the prednisone. It does help the pain ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Lilit Baghdasaryan ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Benard Shehu MD

and miserable. Is this recurring pericarditis? And is this what I am to expect for the rest of my life ... a week I developed Dressler's Syndrome which led to the pericarditis . it took about 8 weeks... View answer

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Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

I have been diagnosed with pericarditis after ongoing radiation treatments for breast cancer ... the steroids as I am on a clinical trial. Is it normal to have this much pain after 2 1/2 months? And how long ... View answer

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Dr. Sukhvinder Singh MD

been to a pacemaker rep says everything checks out. cardiologist ruled out pericarditis and post ... and just want ;my life back . Have you any answers or suggestions...I go from Dr to Dr with no answers ... View answer

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null MD

I have had pericarditis with pleural effusion twice in the past year and now I am having symptoms ... busy and doesn t seem concerned with figuring out why this keeps happening (perhaps it isn t life ... View answer

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Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Hi, I am a 32 year old male and I had Pericarditis 10 years ago. This morning I woke up with similar symptoms, but definitely not as bad as when I was diagnosed 10 years ago. This morning I woke up ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.  Nupur K MD

I have been diagnosed with pericarditis about month ago and taking pretizone to control it ... to find a diet?I am 62 years old and have been healthy all my life and still active in sports. ... View answer

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Dr. Varinder Joshi MD

Hi. I have been suffering with pericarditis for 5 months now. My cardiologist has advised me ... of prednisone for 5 days, but everything i have found on pericarditis & people suffering from it says ... View answer

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Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

I was diagnosed with pericarditis about 5 weeks ago. The pain was very severe for the first 3 weeks ... kind of a reminder that it is still there, but easy to manage with. Before getting pericarditis, I ... View answer

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Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

Do you mean pericarditis? It depends on the triggering factor.

Dr.    Muhammad Sareer Khalil MD

THE PHENOMENON IS CALLED PERICARDITIS, THERE ARE VARIOUS TYPES OF PERICARDITIS, IT DEPENDS ON THE TYPE AND ITS MANAGEMENT. THANX

Dr. Sudhir MD

Hello, Its just fluid collection in pericardial memberane, there is no infection or inflammation as such.Regards