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Surgery For Pericarditis: What Happens?

The recommendation of surgery for Pericarditis is a judgment call made by the doctor on a case by case basis. Depending on your overall health, the procedure is relatively safe. Sometimes surgery is necessary when fluid builds up in the pericardium and causes compression. In this case, you may need to undergo pericardiocentesis – which […]

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