Isolated Tuberculous Pericarditis Still Exists: A Case History

J. Schwartz*, H. Rabinovitz, V. Rozenfeld, A. Leibovitz, J. Stelian, B. Habot

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A fifty-four-year-old woman from a high socioeconomic class developed acute isolated tuberculous pericarditis, three years after her sister had recov ered from such disease. She was treated successfully by a triple drug regimen including isoniazid, rifampin, and ethambutol.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)669-671
Number of pages3
Issue number8
StatePublished - Aug 1993
Externally publishedYes


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