An 18-month-old girl presented with cardiac tamponade five weeks after varicella. An emergency pericardiocentesis was performed and, subsequently, an anterior pericardiectomy. She eventually made a complete recovery following corticosteroid treatment.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||International Journal of Cardiology|
|State||Published - Nov 1987|
- Cardiac tamponade
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine