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Case Reports in Infectious DiseasesVolume 2013 2013, Article ID 796437, 3 pages

Case Report

Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil

Hospital Universitário de Santa Maria, Santa Maria, RS, Brazil

Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Santa Maria, RS, Brazil

Received 19 December 2012; Accepted 10 January 2013

Academic Editors: D. L. Palazzi, A. C. Sena, and T. Shibata

Copyright © 2013 Fábio Lopes Pedro et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Abstract

Pericarditis is a rare manifestation during the course of brucellosis. This paper describes a case of pericarditis associated with brucellosis in a 31-year-old veterinary physician with a past medical history of testicular tumor and reviews the cases of pericarditis associated with brucellosis in medical English literature.





Author: Fábio Lopes Pedro, Fernanda Paula Franchini, and Leonardo Muraro Wildner

Source: https://www.hindawi.com/



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