Postpericardiotomy Syndrome


Postcommissurotomy Syndrome

Postcommissurotomy Syndromes

Postpericardiotomy Syndromes

Syndrome, Postcommissurotomy

Syndrome, Postpericardiotomy

Syndromes, Postcommissurotomy

Syndromes, Postpericardiotomy

A nonspecific hypersensitivity reaction caused by TRAUMA to the PERICARDIUM, often following PERICARDIOTOMY. It is characterized by PERICARDIAL EFFUSION; high titers of anti-heart antibodies; low-grade FEVER; LETHARGY; loss of APPETITE; or ABDOMINAL PAIN.