alexa Primary pericardial mesothelioma presenting as tuberculous pericarditis.


Journal of Tumor Research

Author(s): Rose DS, Vigneswaran WT, Bovill BA, Riordan JF, Sapsford RN,

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Abstract Ante-mortem diagnosis of primary pericardial mesothelioma is very rare. We report a case which presented clinically as tuberculous constrictive pericarditis. The patient underwent pericardial resection with an immediate haemodynamic benefit, although the malignant process progressed, and he died 14 weeks later.
This article was published in Postgrad Med J and referenced in Journal of Tumor Research

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