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CASE REPORT
Year : 2016  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 104-107

Pericardial effusion as unexpected sequelae of postmitral balloon valvuloplasty


Department of Cardiology, PSG Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India

Correspondence Address:
G Raghul
Department of Cardiology, PSG Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Peelamedu, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
India
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DOI: 10.4103/2321-449x.190745

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Mitral balloon valvuloplasty (MBV) is the safest procedure and one of the frequent procedures observed in cardiac cathertization lab especially in developing countries were the incidence of rheumatic fever is high. Though it is very safe procedure few complications like post MBV mitral regurgitation, cardiac tamponade are observed. In this case report we mention about a rare association of pericardial effusion secondary to MBV in HIV patient.


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