CT revealed massive pericardial effusion and left pleural effusion, which were not detected in a CT scan performed a month earlier (Fig.
What does PE stand for?
PE stands for Pericardial Effusion
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- Peking Express
- Pelvic Exam
- Penerase (Hyper Logo command)
- Penis Erection
- Peoples' Elbow (wrestling finishing move)
- Per Esempio (Italian: For Example)
- Perceptual Energy
- Performance Efficiency
- Performance Evaluation
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The CT findings were a moderate to severe pericardial effusion, with a fluid rim of approximately 2 cm, around the whole pericardium (as shown in Fig.
Pericardial effusion was categorised into mild (<2 cm) and severe (>2 cm), based on echocardiographic evaluation of thickness.
Pericardial effusion was rarely reported in TA, and is exceptionally the first manifestation.
They can also be associated pericardial effusion with the possibility of tamponade.
The presence of an ultrasonically detectable pericardial effusion also correlated significantly with active TB (diagnosed by smear or culture) (OR 2.