pleuropericarditis

pleuropericarditis

 [ploor″o-per″ĭ-kahr-di´tis]
inflammation involving the pleura and the pericardium.

pleur·o·per·i·car·di·tis

(plūr'ō-per'i-kar-dī'tis),
Combined inflammation of the pericardium and of the pleura.
[pleuro- + pericardium + G. -itis, inflammation]

pleuropericarditis

/pleu·ro·peri·car·di·tis/ (-per″ĭ-kahr-di´tis) inflammation of the pleura and pericardium.

pleur·o·per·i·car·di·tis

(plūr'ō-per'i-kahr-dī'tis)
Combined inflammation of the pericardium and of the pleura.
[pleuro- + pericardium + G. -itis, inflammation]

pleuropericarditis

inflammation involving the pleura and the pericardium.
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In addition, patients may suffer from prolonged fever, oral ulcers, Raynaud's phenomenon, skin rash, photosensitivity, alopecia, pleuropericarditis, glomerulonephritis, arthritis, unexplained abdominal pain, muscle weakness, sicca symptoms, and many constitutional symptoms such as anorexia, muscle ache, fatigue, and weight loss.
The only organisms in the histologic differential are Conidiobolus coronatus, Conidiobolus incongruus, and Pythium insidiosum, organisms that are associated with head and neck disease in humans or pleuropericarditis in immunosuppressed patients; however, these microorganisms would be equally rare as a cause of disseminated disease in immunocompetent subjects.
Apart from cachexia in most animals, bronchopneumonia was the main macroscopic lesion (in 31 chamois); 4 had diarrhea, 2 had infectious keratocojunctivitis, 2 had an abscess, and 1 had severe fibrinous pleuropericarditis.
Febrile pleuropericarditis during valproic acid treatment [in French].
A case of aseptic pleuropericarditis in a patient with chronic plaque psoriasis under methotrexate therapy.
Pleuropericarditis caused by Q fever [in Spanish] An Med Interna 1995;12:568-9.