Pericarditis (Symptoms, ECG, Types, Causes, Treatment) Center

Pericarditis is the inflammation of the pericardial sac that surrounds the heart. The causes of pericarditis include injury from heart attack, heart surgery, trauma, viral or fungal infection, HIV, tumors, mixed connective tissue disease, metabolic disease, medication reactions, or unknown reasons. Treatment for pericarditis is generally medication, however, sometimes surgery is necessary. Read more: Pericarditis (Symptoms, ECG, Types, Causes, Treatment) Article

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