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207 Possible Causes for Pericardial Friction Rub

  • Dressler Syndrome

    Physical examination revealed jugular venous distention and pulsus paradoxus but no pericardial friction rub.[nejm.org] The disease consists of a persistent low-grade fever , chest pain (usually pleuritic in nature), pericarditis (usually evidenced by a pericardial friction rub ), and/or a[en.wikipedia.org] Cine magnetic resonance imaging showed massive pericardial effusion (arrows) and a swinging motion of the heart ( video clip ).[nejm.org]

  • Rheumatic Fever

    Physical Examination Physical examination findings include inflamed joints, subcutaneous nodules, a pericardial friction rub, findings of congestive heart failure (edema,[healio.com] friction or rub, congestive heart failure, cardiomegaly and ectrocardiographic abnormalities.[symptoma.com] […] following: Carditis: Carditis is suggested by the presence of a number of signs that include sinus tachycardia, murmurs of mitral or aortic regurgitation, Carey-Coomb’s murmur, pericardial[symptoma.com]

  • Rheumatic Heart Disease

    Physical Examination Physical examination findings include inflamed joints, subcutaneous nodules, a pericardial friction rub, findings of congestive heart failure (edema,[healio.com]

  • Pericarditis

    Characteristic clinical findings in pericarditis include pleuritic chest pain and pericardial friction rub on auscultation of the left lower sternal border.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Acute pericarditis may appears with chest pain, fever, pericardial friction rub, and cardiac tamponade.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The classic physical finding is a pericardial friction rub. A low-grade fever is often present.[bestpractice.bmj.com]

  • Post-Infarction Pericarditis

    A pericardial friction rub may or may not be present.[link.springer.com] Pericardial pain and pericardial friction rub define early postinfarction pericarditis and usually develop on day 2 or 3 after a transmural myocardial infarction.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] friction rub in acute pericarditis highly specific![quizlet.com]

  • Pneumopericardium

    In addition to ECG changes, other findings include dyspnoea, pericardial friction rub, pulmonary rales and an elevated central venous pressure.[jmedicalcasereports.biomedcentral.com]

  • Cardiac Tamponade

    At physical examination, tachycardia, decreased heart sounds, neck vein distension, peripheral oedema and pericardial friction rubs may be present.[oncologypro.esmo.org] Tachycardia, tachypnea, and hepatomegaly are observed in more than 50% of patients with cardiac tamponade, and diminished heart sounds and a pericardial friction rub are present[emedicine.medscape.com] Evaluation: Perform a thorough H&P: VS abnormalities: persistent tachycardia (subacute/chronic) HEENT: JVD CV: muffled heart sounds, pericardial friction rub, peripheral edema[emdocs.net]

  • Suppurative Pericarditis

    On exam there are two important diagnostic findings: a pericardial friction rub, and a pericardial effusion on bedside U/S.[thesgem.com] Physical Pericarditis Pericardial friction rub: The most common and important physical finding is a pericardial friction rub, which is best heard at the lower left sternal[odlarmed.com] There is often a pericardial friction rub with serial changes on the electrocardiogram.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Acute Myocardial Infarction

    friction rub.[brown.edu] A pericardial friction rub may be audible as a to-and-fro rasping sound; it is produced through sliding contact of inflammation-roughened surfaces.[emedicine.medscape.com] Treatment for post-MI pericarditis includes non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medication, to reduce the pain and inflammation in the sensitive pericardial tissue.[brown.edu]

  • Mediastinopericarditis

    Signs The typical auscultory finding of pericarditis is the "Pericardial Friction Rub" which is observed as a high-pitched, scratching sound likely caused by the inflamed[pathwaymedicine.org] Physical Pericarditis Pericardial friction rub: The most common and important physical finding is a pericardial friction rub, which is best heard at the lower left sternal[odlarmed.com] friction rub -- Dressler's -- autoimmune, wks post MI Significance of purulent/suppurative pericarditis Infxs organisms in pericardial space - Fluid: 400-500 mL pus exudate[studyblue.com]

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