Pericarditis MSQ 84A
15 Questions Category: Education & Exams
Created by Memory Kashumba
5 Sample Questions
The visceral pericardium is also known as the
Which part of the cardiac anatomy is the fibrous sac?
Normally there is about how much pericardial fluid?
10-20cc of clear straw colored fluid
15-25cc of clear straw colored fluid
30-50cc of clear straw colored fluid
What is the most common cause of infectious pericarditis?
State symptoms commonly seen with acute viral pericarditis.
Sudden, severe onset pleuritic pain, substernal chest pain.
Accentuated by inspiration or coughing
Aggravated by supine or left lateral decubitus position
Relieved by sitting upright