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Disease Pericarditis, Tuberculous

Name Pericarditis, Tuberculous
Synonyms Pericarditides, Tuberculous | Tuberculous Pericarditides | Tuberculous Pericarditis
Definition INFLAMMATION of the sac surrounding the heart (PERICARDIUM) due to MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS infection. Pericarditis can lead to swelling (PERICARDIAL EFFUSION), compression of the heart (CARDIAC TAMPONADE), and preventing normal beating of the heart.
Categories Bacterial infection or mycosis | Cardiovascular disease
MeSH® ID D010495
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1. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Actinomycetales Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Mycobacterium Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Tuberculosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Tuberculosis, Cardiovascular Pericarditis, Tuberculous
2. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Infection Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cardiovascular Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Tuberculosis, Cardiovascular Pericarditis, Tuberculous
3. DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cardiovascular Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Tuberculosis, Cardiovascular Pericarditis, Tuberculous
4. 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 Pericarditis, Tuberculous

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