Uremic Cardiac Tamponade in Children

Cidio Chaimovitz, Edward Abinader, Avraham Benderly, Ori S. Better

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Two children had uremic pericardial tamponade complicating chronic renal failure. Prompt diagnosis and treatment by pericardiocentesis and intensive hemodialysis allowed recovery in both cases. Certain diagnostic problems of this condition in children are emphasized.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)172-174
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Journal of Diseases of Children
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1 Jan 1971
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health


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