ischemic pericarditis


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ischemic pericarditis

Etymology: Gk, ischein, to hold back, haima, blood, peri, near, kardia, heart, itis, inflammation
inflammation of the pericardium caused by interruption of its blood supply during myocardial infarction.

ischemic pericarditis

Pericarditis resulting from myocardial infarction.
See also: pericarditis