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Which is a complication of CP?



A Protein loosing enteropathy

B Nephrotic syndrome

C Both

D None

Ans. C

Both

Complications


1. Nephrotic syndrome Q

2. Protein loosing enteropathyQ


Management: Surgical removal of the pericardia.

Cardiac tamponade (CT)

Accumulation of pericardial fluid raises intra-pericardial pressure, hence poor ventricular filling and fall in cardiac output

Causes: Any condition which cause pericarditis can cause CT; aortic dissection; hemodialysis; warfarin; transmyocardial puncture at cardiac catheterization

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