This report presents a case of cardiac tamponade that developed after a patient who presented with a pleuritic chest pain 2 weeks after pacemaker implantation. The patient developed cardiac tamponade after being treated with heparin drip for an incidental pulmonary embolism.
Alwassia AA, Patibandla B, Bartley A, Chaubey V, Thabet RM, et al. (2013) Pericarditis Post Pacemaker Implantation Progressing To Cardiac Tamponade after Treatment of an Incidental Pulmonary Embolism. J Cardiovasc Dis Diagn 1: 119.