Authors:
Khurram Bilal Tariq*, Farhangi Arezo and Rana Fauzia
Affiliation(s):
University of Florida College of Medicine, Jacksonville, FL, USA
Dates:
Received: June 27, 2014; Accepted: July 02, 2014; Published: July 03, 2014
*Corresponding author:
Khurram Bilal Tariq, MD, University of Florida, Department of Internal Medicine, 653 West 8th Street, Box L 18, Jacksonville, FL 32209, USA, Tel: 904-244-3093; Email: [email protected]
Citation:
Tariq K, Farhangi A, Rana F (2014) Extensive Pericardial Calcification in Constrictive Pericarditis. Imaging J Clin Med Sciences 1(1): 004. DOI: 10.17352/2455-8702.000004
Copyright:
© 2014 Tariq K. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.

Abstract Text

  1. Figure 4:
    Severe calcification of the pericardium with thickness measuring up to an impressive 1.2 cm leading to bi-atrial enlargement. The inter-ventricular septum is also straightened. All these findings are highly suggestive of constrictive pericarditis on the CT scan image shown above.


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