Published in Tuberculosis Week, February 8th, 2010
"In an American cohort undergoing pericardectomy for the condition, only 27% had calcification and under 10% had TB . As a result, pericardial calcification (PC) as a marker of CCP has become neglected. We present a 48-year-old male admitted with atrial flutter, acute chest infection and signs of right heart congestion. PC was documented one year previously on a non-contrast CT chest. On this...
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