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glossary:pericardial_effusion

Pericardial Effusion:

A collection of fluid or blood in the pericardial space (inside the pericardial sac) around the heart. Some causes include congestive heart failure, cancer and autoimmune disease.

glossary/pericardial_effusion.txt · Last modified: 2012/10/16 14:40 (external edit)