The removal of fluid from the pericardium for therapeutic or diagnostic purposes

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  • pericardiocentesis — f. cirug. Punción del pericardio. Medical Dictionary. 2011. pericardiocentesis Procedimiento …   Diccionario médico

  • Pericardiocentesis — Interventions infobox Name = PAGENAME ICD10 = ICD9 = 37.0 MeshID = D020519 OtherCodes = In medicine, pericardiocentesis is a procedure where fluid is aspirated from the pericardium (the sac enveloping the heart). ProcessIt is generally done under …   Wikipedia

  • pericardiocentesis — Needle or catheter drainage of the pericardium. SYN: pericardial tap, pericardicentesis. [peri + G. kardia, heart, + kentesis, puncture] * * * peri·car·dio·cen·te·sis .per ə .kärd ē ō (.)sen tē səs n …   Medical dictionary

  • pericardiocentesis — peri·cardio·centesis …   English syllables

  • pericardiocentesis — n. removal of excess fluid from within the sac (pericardium) surrounding the heart by means of needle aspiration. See: pericarditis, hydropericardium …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • pericardiocentesis — ¦perə̇¦kärdēōˌ noun Etymology: New Latin, from pericardi + centesis : surgical puncture of the pericardium especially to aspirate pericardial fluid …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cardiac tamponade — Infobox Disease Name = Cardiac tamponade Caption = DiseasesDB = ICD10 = ICD10|I|31|9|i|30 ICD9 = ICD9|423.3 | ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = eMedicineTopic = MeshID = D002305 Cardiac tamponade, also known as pericardial tamponade, is …   Wikipedia

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  • Taponamiento cardíaco — Clasificación y recursos externos CIE 10 I31.9 CIE 9 423.9 PubMed …   Wikipedia Español

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