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Disease Pericarditis

Name Pericarditis
Synonym Pleuropericarditis
Definition Inflammation of the PERICARDIUM from various origins, such as infection, neoplasm, autoimmune process, injuries, or drug-induced. Pericarditis usually leads to PERICARDIAL EFFUSION, or CONSTRICTIVE PERICARDITIS.
Categories Cardiovascular disease
MeSH® ID D010493
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DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Heart Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pericarditis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Pericarditis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Pericardial Effusion, Chronic
  Pericarditis, Constrictive Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Pericarditis, Tuberculous