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DOID DOID:115
Name cardiac tamponade
Definition A pericardial effusion in which fluid accumulates in the pericardium (the sac in which the heart is enclosed) and the pericardial spaces fills up faster than the pericardial sac can stretch.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cardiac_tamponade, http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000194.htm
Xrefs

CSP2005:1393-3373

ICD10CM:I31.4

ICD9CM:423.3

MESH:D002305

NCI:C50481

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:35304003

UMLS_CUI:C0007177

Subsets

NCIthesaurus

Synonyms

pericardial tamponade [EXACT]

Rose's tamponade [EXACT]

Relationships

is_a pericardial effusion

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