What is Pericarditis?

Pericarditis is inflammation of the heart's covering called pericardium, causing pain, breathlessness and anxiety. Cause unknown, however, often consequent to other infections and illnesses including viral, bacterial pneumonia, flu, tuberculosis etc.

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A year ago I was hospitalized for pericarditis and myocarditis. The pericarditis has come back twice since for unexplained reasons. Last night I...

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I had gone through the case and yes pericarditis can reoccur some time. There are some following associated symptoms of...

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I was diagnosed with pericarditis 6 weeks ago they put me on colcry and ibu and I just had a 2nd echo and it showed the fluid is down and the...

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hi i had gone through your query and understand your concerns. i would suggest you taking Homeopathic medicines gives safe and permanent cure for...

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I was just released from hospital diagnosed with Pericarditis and WPW I am not a user of Tobacco nor alcohol I use marrijuanna at least 3 times a...

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I did review your concern, Marijuana can cause lot of complications when used in excess amount, can cause lung problems including chronic...

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