Postpericardiotomy syndrome following left heart catheterization*

Jack T. Stewart, David H. McKenna, William H. Danforth

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The postpericardiotomy syndrome in a patient with aortic stenosis occurred as a direct consequence of percutaneous left ventricular puncture during left heart catheterization. The dangers of anticoagulation therapy following this procedure are discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)810-812
Number of pages3
JournalThe American journal of cardiology
Issue number5
StatePublished - May 1962


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