"Pericardiectomy" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Surgical excision (total or partial) of a portion of the pericardium. Pericardiotomy refers to incision of the pericardium.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Pericardiectomy" by people in Profiles.
A Shifting Paradigm in Robotic Heart Surgery: From Single-Procedure Approach to Establishing a Robotic Heart Center of Excellence. Innovations (Phila). 2020 May/Jun; 15(3):187-194.
Robotic-Assisted Total Pericardiectomy for Acute Relapsing Pericarditis: A Case Report. Innovations (Phila). 2019 Oct; 14(5):468-472.
Morbid Obesity Does not Increase Morbidity or Mortality in Robotic Cardiac Surgery. Innovations (Phila). 2017 Nov/Dec; 12(6):434-439.
Robotic Endoscopic Off-Pump Total Pericardiectomy in Constrictive Pericarditis. Innovations (Phila). 2016 Mar-Apr; 11(2):134-7.
Streptococcus pneumoniae purulent pericarditis in a neonate. Cardiol Young. 2013 Feb; 23(1):146-8.
Radical resection of a pulmonary blastoma involving the mediastinum. Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1999 Jun; 47(3):197-9.
Pseudotumor of the pericardium. Pediatr Cardiol. 1997 Nov-Dec; 18(6):429-31.
Thoracoscopic management of pericardial disease. Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1993 Oct; 5(4):310-5.
Analysis of surgical participation in the Advanced Trauma Life Support course. What are the goals and are we meeting them? Arch Surg. 1992 Jun; 127(6):721-5; discussion 726.
Massive primary chylopericardium: a case report. J Pediatr Surg. 1990 Aug; 25(8):840-2.