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Disease Postpericardiotomy Syndrome

Name Postpericardiotomy Syndrome
Synonyms Postcommissurotomy Syndrome | Postcommissurotomy Syndromes | Postpericardiotomy Syndromes | Syndrome, Postcommissurotomy | Syndrome, Postpericardiotomy | Syndromes, Postcommissurotomy | Syndromes, Postpericardiotomy
Definition 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.
Categories Cardiovascular disease | Pathology (process)
MeSH® ID D011185

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1. DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Heart Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Postpericardiotomy Syndrome
2. DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pathologic Processes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Postoperative Complications Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Postpericardiotomy Syndrome

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