Pericarditis

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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i am an 18 year old male. 6 ft tall and 10 stone in weight. i have been having problems with my heart for several years. i have random episodes of...

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Hi I was diagnosed with pericarditis in september 09 after being given thrombolysis ( excuse spelling!) and being told I was having the second...

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hi my name is denise, my son chad has had pericarditis 3 times in the past 2 years........they have only put him on toradol and some other medicine...

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I am female, 37 years old. 6ft tall and weigh 210lbs. I have been diagnosed with severe pericarditis and have to undergo 6 weeks treatment of...

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I recently had an echo and stress test due to abnormal EKG following six months of FOLFOX chemo. I was told I have RBBB and a shadow at and behind...

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I am having pain in my back and breastbone

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I have anterior neck pain and upper chest (shoulders feel very tight). Started a week ago with chest pain , shortness of breath and fever . I went...

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