pericarditis

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Summary: Inflammation of the pericardium. (Dorland, 27th ed)

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  1. ncbi TRAF3IP2 gene and systemic lupus erythematosus: association with disease susceptibility and pericarditis development
    Carlo Perricone
    Lupus Clinic, Reumatologia, Dipartimento di Clinica e Terapia Medica, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Rome, Italy
    Immunogenetics 65:703-9. 2013
  2. ncbi Clues to detect tumor necrosis factor receptor-associated periodic syndrome (TRAPS) among patients with idiopathic recurrent acute pericarditis: results of a multicentre study
    Luca Cantarini
    Interdepartmental Research Center of Systemic Autoimmune and Autoinflammatory Diseases, Rheumatology Unit, Policlinico Le Scotte, University of Siena, Italy
    Clin Res Cardiol 101:525-31. 2012
  3. ncbi Familial clustering of recurrent pericarditis may disclose tumour necrosis factor receptor-associated periodic syndrome
    Luca Cantarini
    Interdepartmental Research Center of Systemic Autoimmune and Autoinflammatory Diseases, Unit of Rheumatology, Policlinico Le Scotte, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 28:405-7. 2010
  4. ncbi Idiopathic recurrent pericarditis refractory to colchicine treatment can reveal tumor necrosis factor receptor-associated periodic syndrome
    L Cantarini
    Interdepartmental Research Center of Systemic Autoimmune and Autoinflammatory Diseases, Unit of Rheumatology, Policlinico Le Scotte, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 22:1051-8. 2009
  5. ncbi CACP, encoding a secreted proteoglycan, is mutated in camptodactyly-arthropathy-coxa vara-pericarditis syndrome
    J Marcelino
    Department of Genetics and Center for Human Genetics, Case Western Reserve University and University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Nat Genet 23:319-22. 1999
  6. ncbi Traumatic, pericardio-diaphragmatic rupture: an extremely rare cause of pericarditis
    Jeffrey Barrett
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Emerg Med 30:141-5. 2006
  7. pmc First report of infectious pericarditis due to Bordetella holmesii in an adult patient with malignant lymphoma
    Takahito Nei
    Department of Internal Medicine, Divisions of Hematology, Gastroenterology and Endocrinology and Metabolism, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    J Clin Microbiol 50:1815-7. 2012
  8. pmc IL-33 independently induces eosinophilic pericarditis and cardiac dilation: ST2 improves cardiac function
    Eric D Abston
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health and School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 5:366-75. 2012
  9. ncbi A case with two unusual findings: cutaneous leishmaniasis presenting as panniculitis and pericarditis after antimony therapy
    Aydolu Eryilmaz
    Department of Dermatology, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Adana Hospital, Adana, Turkey
    Int J Dermatol 49:295-7. 2010
  10. ncbi Guillain-Barré syndrome coexisting with pericarditis or nephrotic syndrome after influenza vaccination
    Chuen Der Kao
    Department of Neurology, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 106:136-8. 2004

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  1. ncbi TRAF3IP2 gene and systemic lupus erythematosus: association with disease susceptibility and pericarditis development
    Carlo Perricone
    Lupus Clinic, Reumatologia, Dipartimento di Clinica e Terapia Medica, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Rome, Italy
    Immunogenetics 65:703-9. 2013
    ..All three TRAF3IP2 single nucleotide polymorphisms resulted associated with the development of pericarditis; in particular, rs33980500 showed the strongest association (P = 0.002, OR 2.59)...
  2. ncbi Clues to detect tumor necrosis factor receptor-associated periodic syndrome (TRAPS) among patients with idiopathic recurrent acute pericarditis: results of a multicentre study
    Luca Cantarini
    Interdepartmental Research Center of Systemic Autoimmune and Autoinflammatory Diseases, Rheumatology Unit, Policlinico Le Scotte, University of Siena, Italy
    Clin Res Cardiol 101:525-31. 2012
    ..tumor necrosis factor receptor-associated periodic syndrome (TRAPS), in the form of idiopathic recurrent acute pericarditis (IRAP) has not been explored in the medical literature...
  3. ncbi Familial clustering of recurrent pericarditis may disclose tumour necrosis factor receptor-associated periodic syndrome
    Luca Cantarini
    Interdepartmental Research Center of Systemic Autoimmune and Autoinflammatory Diseases, Unit of Rheumatology, Policlinico Le Scotte, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 28:405-7. 2010
    Although several causes of recurrent pericarditis have been identified, the etiology remains obscure in most cases...
  4. ncbi Idiopathic recurrent pericarditis refractory to colchicine treatment can reveal tumor necrosis factor receptor-associated periodic syndrome
    L Cantarini
    Interdepartmental Research Center of Systemic Autoimmune and Autoinflammatory Diseases, Unit of Rheumatology, Policlinico Le Scotte, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 22:1051-8. 2009
    Recurrences develop in up to 20-50% of patients with acute pericarditis. Although different causes of recurrent pericarditis have been identified, the etiology remains obscure in most cases which are therefore labelled as idiopathic...
  5. ncbi CACP, encoding a secreted proteoglycan, is mutated in camptodactyly-arthropathy-coxa vara-pericarditis syndrome
    J Marcelino
    Department of Genetics and Center for Human Genetics, Case Western Reserve University and University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Nat Genet 23:319-22. 1999
    ..We have studied the autosomal recessive disorder camptodactyly-arthropathy-coxa vara-pericarditis syndrome (CACP; MIM 208250) to identify biological pathways that lead to synoviocyte hyperplasia, the principal ..
  6. ncbi Traumatic, pericardio-diaphragmatic rupture: an extremely rare cause of pericarditis
    Jeffrey Barrett
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Emerg Med 30:141-5. 2006
    ..An electrocardiogram (EKG) at that time showed ST elevation and PR depression consistent with acute pericarditis, and a computed tomography (CT) scan subsequently showed herniation of abdominal contents into the pericardium ..
  7. pmc First report of infectious pericarditis due to Bordetella holmesii in an adult patient with malignant lymphoma
    Takahito Nei
    Department of Internal Medicine, Divisions of Hematology, Gastroenterology and Endocrinology and Metabolism, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    J Clin Microbiol 50:1815-7. 2012
    ..Herein, we describe a unique B. holmesii infectious pericarditis patient with malignant lymphoma.
  8. pmc IL-33 independently induces eosinophilic pericarditis and cardiac dilation: ST2 improves cardiac function
    Eric D Abston
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health and School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 5:366-75. 2012
    ..In this study, we examined the effect of IL-33 or ST2 administration on autoimmune heart disease...
  9. ncbi A case with two unusual findings: cutaneous leishmaniasis presenting as panniculitis and pericarditis after antimony therapy
    Aydolu Eryilmaz
    Department of Dermatology, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Adana Hospital, Adana, Turkey
    Int J Dermatol 49:295-7. 2010
    ..Cutaneous leishmaniasis is a parasitic disease caused by a Protozoan. Clinically and histopathologically, it can be confused with various dermatologic diseases...
  10. ncbi Guillain-Barré syndrome coexisting with pericarditis or nephrotic syndrome after influenza vaccination
    Chuen Der Kao
    Department of Neurology, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 106:136-8. 2004
    ..Moreover, Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) was diagnosed in two patients. Pericarditis was diagnosed in the first patient who also had precordial chest pain with referral to trapezius ridge, and ..
  11. ncbi Guidelines on the diagnosis and management of pericardial diseases executive summary; The Task force on the diagnosis and management of pericardial diseases of the European society of cardiology
    Bernhard Maisch
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology, Philipps University, Marburg, Germany
    Eur Heart J 25:587-610. 2004
  12. ncbi Idiopathic retroperitoneal fibrosis, inflammatory aortic aneurysm, and inflammatory pericarditis--retrospective analysis of 11 case histories
    Aiko Sakamoto
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Tokyo Graduate School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Cardiol 59:139-46. 2012
    ..marked infiltration of IgG4-positive plasma cells in the pericardium in patients who died of constrictive pericarditis. Our data support the notion that immune-inflammatory mechanism, which might be IgG4-related sometimes, may ..
  13. ncbi Clinical findings in 28 cattle with traumatic pericarditis
    U Braun
    Department of Farm Animals, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Rec 161:558-63. 2007
    Traumatic pericarditis was confirmed postmortem in 28 cattle that had shown signs of a heart rate of more than 100 bpm, distended jugular veins and muffled heart sounds or abnormal pericardial sounds...
  14. pmc A case of acute eosinophilic myopericarditis presenting with cardiogenic shock and normal peripheral eosinophil count
    Il Suk Sohn
    The Heart Center of Chonnam National University Hospital, Department of Forensic Medicine, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Korea
    Korean J Intern Med 21:136-40. 2006
    ..The patient was treated with corticosteroids for the symptoms of pericarditis, and she recovered without cardiac sequelae, clinically and echocardiographically...
  15. ncbi Cardiomyopathy, pericarditis and myocarditis in a population-based cohort of inpatients with coeliac disease
    P Elfström
    Department of Paediatrics, Orebro University Hospital, Orebro, Sweden
    J Intern Med 262:545-54. 2007
    We investigated the risk of myocarditis, cardiomyopathy, and pericarditis in patients with celiac disease (CD) from a general population cohort.
  16. ncbi IgG4-related systemic disease presenting with lung entrapment and constrictive pericarditis
    Hiroshi Sekiguchi
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Chest 142:781-3. 2012
    ..29-year-old woman who presented with chronic pleuropericarditis complicated by lung entrapment and constrictive pericarditis. Pleural biopsy performed during the decortication procedure revealed fibrinous pleuritis with ..
  17. ncbi [Pericarditis as the initial manifestation of retroperitoneal fibrosis--a case report]
    Martina Baur
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institut für Angewandte Krebsforschung LBI ACR VIEnna, Wien
    Wien Med Wochenschr 152:230-2. 2002
    ..Five months later, she presented with dyspnoea and progressive weakness...
  18. ncbi Anti-heart and anti-intercalated disk autoantibodies: evidence for autoimmunity in idiopathic recurrent acute pericarditis
    A L P Caforio
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Cardiological, Thoracic and Vascular Sciences, Centro V Gallucci, University of Padova Policlinico, Via Giustiniani, 2, Padova 35128, Italy
    Heart 96:779-84. 2010
    Idiopathic recurrent acute pericarditis (IRAP) is a rare disease of suspected, yet unproved, immune-mediated origin...
  19. ncbi Massive purulent pericarditis and cardiac tamponade caused by Staphylococcus aureus urosepsis. Case report
    A Rosenthal
    General Surgery, Metropolitan Group Hospitals, Residency in General Surgery, St Francis Hospital, Evanston, IL, USA
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 43:837-9. 2002
    We experienced a case of purulent pericarditis and cardiac tamponade in a patient who presented with acute respiratory failure and urosepsis and ultimately died of overwhelming septic shock...
  20. doi Corticosteroids for recurrent pericarditis: on the road to evidence-based medicine
    Ralph Shabetai
    Circulation 118:612-3. 2008
  21. ncbi Regional pericarditis: a review of the pericardial manifestations of acute myocardial infarction
    Todd A Dorfman
    Division of Cardiovascular Disease, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham Veterans Affair Medical Center, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    Clin Cardiol 32:115-20. 2009
    Regional pericarditis has been described in several settings, but occurs most frequently after transmural myocardial infarction...
  22. ncbi Colchicine for recurrent pericarditis (CORP): a randomized trial
    Massimo Imazio
    Maria Vittoria Hospital and Ospedale degli Infermi, Torino, Ospedali Riuniti, Bergamo, San Maurizio Regional Hospital, Bolzano, Italy
    Ann Intern Med 155:409-14. 2011
    Recurrence is the most common complication of pericarditis, affecting 10% to 50% of patients.
  23. ncbi Pericarditis: diagnosis, management, and return to play
    Peter H Seidenberg
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Belleville, IL 62220, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 5:74-9. 2006
    In athletes who present to their team physician with complaints of chest pain, the diagnosis of pericarditis should be entertained...
  24. ncbi Acute Q fever pericarditis followed by chronic hepatitis in a two-year-old girl
    Fernando Baquero-Artigao
    Servicio de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario Infantil La Paz, Madrid, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 21:705-7. 2002
    ..Endocarditis is the most frequent clinical presentation of chronic infection. We report a 2-year-old child with Q fever who presented with acute pericarditis and cardiac tamponade and who developed a chronic hepatic infection.
  25. ncbi Left ventricular intracavitary mass and pericarditis secondary to metastatic renal cell carcinoma--a case report
    Arshad M Safi
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, The Brooklyn Hospital Center, 121 Dekalb Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11201, USA
    Angiology 54:495-8. 2003
    ..There was also metastatic pericardial and intramyocardial involvement. Such a unique combination of cardiac metastasis, in the same patient, has not been reported previously...
  26. ncbi Myocarditis and pericarditis in children
    Yamini Durani
    Department of Pediatrics, Thomas Jefferson University, 1025 Walnut Street, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 57:1281-303. 2010
    Myocarditis and pericarditis are rare but important causes of pediatric chest pain. The diagnostic criteria, clinical course, causes, and treatment of myocarditis is reviewed...
  27. ncbi A randomized trial of colchicine for acute pericarditis
    Massimo Imazio
    Cardiology Department, Maria Vittoria Hospital, Turin, Italy
    N Engl J Med 369:1522-8. 2013
    Colchicine is effective for the treatment of recurrent pericarditis. However, conclusive data are lacking regarding the use of colchicine during a first attack of acute pericarditis and in the prevention of recurrent symptoms.
  28. ncbi Endocarditis and pericarditis caused by Salmonella paratyphi A: two case reports and review of the literature
    Chitsanu Pancharoen
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 33:161-3. 2002
    We report on two children with paratyphoid fever and rare cardiac complications (endocarditis and pericarditis) during an outbreak of Salmonella paratyphi A infection in Bangkok, Thailand, in 1996...
  29. pmc Spontaneous bacterial pericarditis with tamponade due to Ureaplasma spp
    William P Tarrant
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 47:1965-8. 2009
    ..All published cases of clinically invasive Ureaplasma infections in the adult population are also reviewed...
  30. ncbi Recurrent pericarditis as the initial manifestation of Familial Mediterranean fever
    Kerem Okutur
    Sisli Etfal Research and Training Hospital Department of Internal Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey
    Med Sci Monit 14:CS139-41. 2008
    ..Peritonitis, pleuritis, and synovitis are common manifestations; however, the pericardium is rarely affected...
  31. ncbi Immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome presenting as pericarditis and pericardial effusion
    Alwyn Rapose
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0435, USA
    Cardiology 110:142-4. 2008
    ..b>Pericarditis and pericardial effusion are rare manifestations of IRIS...
  32. ncbi [Enterovirus-related pericarditis and mediastinitis after heart surgery: a case report]
    A Dumaine
    Service d anesthésie et de réanimation, Hopital Louis Pradel, Hospices Civils de Lyon
    Ann Biol Clin (Paris) 66:433-6. 2008
    We report a case of enterovirus related pericarditis associated to mediastinitis in a hospitalised 53-year-old male after heart surgery. Mediastinitis caused by enterovirus has not previously been described.
  33. ncbi Metal fume fever presenting as aseptic meningitis with pericarditis, pleuritis and pneumonitis
    Hesham A Hassaballa
    Section of Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, 1725 West Harrison Street, Suite 054, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Occup Med (Lond) 55:638-41. 2005
    ..Metal fume fever (MFF) is a well-known complication of zinc oxide fume inhalation. Prompt recognition of this condition is essential for the proper medical management of this self-limited disease...
  34. pmc Cardiac tamponade and heart failure due to myopericarditis as a presentation of infection with the pandemic H1N1 2009 influenza A virus
    Simona Puzelli
    Istituto Superiore di Sanità ISS, National Institute of Health, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Microbiol 48:2298-300. 2010
    ..Pandemic H1N1 2009 influenza A virus sequences were identified in throat and myocardial tissues and pericardial fluid, suggesting damage of myocardial cells directly caused by the virus...
  35. ncbi Recurrent pericarditis: mysterious or not so mysterious?
    Bernhard Maisch
    Eur Heart J 26:631-3. 2005
  36. ncbi 'Idiopathic' pericarditis--the clinician's challenge [nothing is idiopathic]
    M Lorbar
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, St Vincent Hospital, Worcester, MA, USA
    Int J Clin Pract 61:138-42. 2007
    Reports on the aetiologic distribution of acute pericarditis vary significantly from study to study...
  37. ncbi The camptodactyly-arthropathy-coxa vara-pericarditis syndrome: clinical features and genetic mapping to human chromosome 1
    S A Bahabri
    King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Arthritis Rheum 41:730-5. 1998
    To delineate the clinical features in patients with the autosomal recessive camptodactyly-arthropathy-coxa vara-pericarditis syndrome (CACP) and to determine the location of the involved gene.
  38. ncbi Mycotic pseudoaneurysm and purulent pericarditis attributable to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    Sugat Patel
    Infectious Diseases Division, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    Mil Med 171:784-7. 2006
    ..We present the first case of concomitant mycotic pseudoaneurysm and purulent pericarditis caused by methicillin-resistant S. aureus...
  39. ncbi Colchicine for the primary and secondary prevention of pericarditis: an update
    I fan Kuo
    St Paul s Hospital, Department of Pharmacy, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Ann Pharmacother 43:2075-81. 2009
    To review the efficacy and safety of colchicine as primary and secondary prophylaxis for pericarditis.
  40. doi Systemic lupus erythematosus with lichen planus-like eruptions associated with pericarditis
    Takashi Kobayashi
    J Dermatol 35:306-7. 2008
  41. ncbi Treatment of pericardial disease
    Salman Azam
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Cardiovasc Ther 29:308-14. 2011
    ..This article reviews pericarditis and its sequelae, pericardial effusions, cardiac tamponade and constrictive pericarditis.
  42. ncbi Medical therapy of pericardial diseases: part II: Noninfectious pericarditis, pericardial effusion and constrictive pericarditis
    Massimo Imazio
    Cardiology Department, Maria Vittoria Hospital, Torino, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 11:785-94. 2010
    ..main forms of pericardial diseases that can be encountered in the clinical setting include acute and recurrent pericarditis, pericardial effusion with or without cardiac tamponade, and constrictive pericarditis...
  43. ncbi Coccidioidal pericarditis: a rapid presumptive diagnosis by an in-house antigen confirmed by mycological and molecular methods
    Raimunda S N Brilhante
    Specialized Medical Mycology Center, Federal University of Ceara, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    J Med Microbiol 57:1288-92. 2008
    Coccidioidal pericarditis is a condition found in approximately 1-5% of patients infected by Coccidioides species. It is associated with widely diverse clinical symptoms...
  44. ncbi Speckle tracking imaging in acute inflammatory pericardial diseases
    Marina Leitman
    Department of Cardiology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center and Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Echocardiography 28:548-55. 2011
    ..Left ventricular (LV) function in acute perimyocarditis is variable. We evaluated LV function in patients with acute perimyocarditis with speckle tracking...
  45. ncbi Diagnostic yield of extensive infectious panel testing in acute pericarditis
    Rami Abu Fanne
    Cardiology Department, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Cardiology 119:134-9. 2011
    In an attempt to reconsider our local strategy, we evaluated patients with viral/idiopathic pericarditis in order to assess the diagnostic yield of our standard infectious panel, the characteristics of myocardial involvement, the utility ..
  46. pmc Primary right atrial angiosarcoma mimicking acute pericarditis, pulmonary embolism, and tricuspid stenosis
    K Ananthasubramaniam
    Division of Cardiology, K 14, Henry Ford Hospital, Heart and Vascular Institute, 2799 West Grand Boulevard, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Heart 81:556-8. 1999
    ..He was initially diagnosed as having viral pericarditis and was treated with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs...
  47. ncbi Cytokine activation in pericardial fluids in different forms of pericarditis
    S Pankuweit
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology, Philipps University Marburg, Germany
    Herz 25:748-54. 2000
    ..Specific diagnosis of viral and bacterial pericarditis was established in 17 patients by examination of the pericardial effusion with PCR, where we found 3 patients ..
  48. pmc A case of rheumatoid pericarditis with high concentrations of interleukin-6 in pericardial fluid
    N Shikama
    Department of Internal Medicine, Chiba Municipal Hospital, 827 Yahagi Chuo ku, Chiba City, Chiba 260 0851, Japan
    Heart 83:711-2. 2000
    A case of rheumatoid pericarditis that developed into cardiac tamponade without deterioration of rheumatoid arthritis is described. The concentration of interleukin-6 (IL-6) in pericardial fluid was notably increased compared with serum...
  49. ncbi Pericarditis as a complication of infliximab therapy in Crohn's disease
    J P Burke
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 14:428-9. 2008
  50. ncbi Infective mycotic aneurysm presenting as transient acute coronary occlusion and infectious pericarditis
    Aaref Badshah
    Department of Internal Medicine, Saint Joseph Mercy Oakland, Pontiac, MI 48341 5023, USA
    South Med J 102:640-2. 2009
    ..We present the case of a patient who presumably developed a mycotic coronary artery aneurysm and infective pericarditis after undergoing PCI.
  51. ncbi Pericarditis as the presenting sign of Crohn's disease
    James F Jackson
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 11:81-2. 2005
  52. ncbi Cholesterol pericarditis. A specific but rare cause of pericardial disease
    F Fernandes
    , , Faculdade de Medicina, , , SP, 05403-900, Brazil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 76:391-4. 2001
    ..investigation in a 40-year-old male with pericardial effusion associated with hypothyroidism, cholesterol pericarditis was detected...
  53. ncbi Pericarditis as initial manifestation of proximal aortic dissection in young patients
    Suchdeep Raj Bains
    Division of Cardiology, University of New Mexico, School of Medicine 5 ACC, MSC10 55501 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 26:379.e3-5. 2008
    b>Pericarditis was the primary manifestation of aortic dissection in these 2 young men. Both patients had no phenotypic characteristics of Marfan or Ehlers-Danlos syndrome...
  54. ncbi [Neoplastic pericarditis--the role of different diagnostic procedures]
    Anna Pawlak-Cieślik
    Klinika Chorob Wewnetrznych Klatki Piersiowej
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 115:37-44. 2006
    The aim of the study was to assess the role of different diagnostic procedures in the recognition of malignant pericarditis. Consecutive medical records of the patients with pericardial effusion treated with pericardiocentesis or ..
  55. ncbi [Purulent pericarditis with pericardial tamponade caused by Streptococcus agalactiae and Salmonella enterica no typhi]
    Lourdes Arruvito
    Departamento de Medicina Interna, Hospital de Clinicas Jose de San Martin, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Medicina (B Aires) 64:340-2. 2004
    Purulent pericarditis (PP) is an uncommon condition with high mortality. In the preantibiotic period, Staphyloccocus aureus and Streptococcus pneumoniae were the most common etiologic agents...
  56. ncbi Acute pericarditis: a rare complication of Graves' thyrotoxicosis?
    Min Shan Tsai
    Department of Emergency Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, Taipei 100, Taiwan
    Am J Emerg Med 24:374-5. 2006
  57. ncbi Combination of indomethacin and statin compared with indomethacin and placebo in patients with a first episode of acute pericarditis: preliminary findings
    Pietro Di Pasquale
    Division of Cardiology, G F Ingrassia Hospital, Via Val Platani 3, 90144 Palermo, Italy
    Clin Sci (Lond) 113:443-8. 2007
    ..of indomethacin and statin compared with indomethacin plus placebo in patients with a first episode of pericarditis. A total of 55 consecutive patients with acute pericarditis were randomized in a double-blind manner into two ..
  58. pmc Molecular diagnosis of Kingella kingae pericarditis by amplification and sequencing of the 16S rRNA gene
    Matta Matta
    Department of Microbiology, AP HP Hôpital Européen Georges Pompidou, 20 rue Leblanc, 75908 Paris Cedex 15, France
    J Clin Microbiol 45:3133-4. 2007
    ..Here we describe a case of pericarditis in an immunocompetent adult host...
  59. ncbi [Mycobacterium avium intracellulare pericarditis in patients with AIDS. A case report and literature review]
    Marta Montero
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 25:606-7. 2007
  60. ncbi Diagnostic utility of CYFRA 21-1 and CEA assays in pericardial fluid for the recognition of neoplastic pericarditis
    M Szturmowicz
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Institute of Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases, Warsaw, Poland
    Int J Biol Markers 20:43-9. 2005
    ..We therefore strongly recommend the use of CYFRA 21-1 and/or CEA in addition to pericardial fluid cytology for the recognition of malignant pericardial effusion...
  61. pmc Purulent pericarditis with greenish pericardial effusion caused by Shewanella algae
    Che Kim Tan
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Clin Microbiol 46:2817-9. 2008
    We report the first case of purulent pericarditis with greenish pericardial effusion caused by Shewanella algae in a patient with gastric and gallbladder cancer. This case expands the reported spectrum of infection caused by S...
  62. ncbi Mycobacterium kansasii pericarditis as a presentation of AIDS
    V Pintado
    Dept of Infectious Diseases, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Infection 29:48-50. 2001
    ..However, AIDS-related M. kansasii pericarditis is an extremely rare disease...
  63. ncbi Pericardial involvement in diseases of the heart and other contiguous structures: part I: pericardial involvement in infarct pericarditis and pericardial involvement following myocardial infarction
    Raman Mehrzad
    Cardiology Division, Department of Medicine, St Vincent Hospital, Worcester, MA 01608, USA
    Cardiology 121:164-76. 2012
    ..the intramural aortic hemorrhage may rupture into the pericardium with tamponade, or, if limited, mimic acute pericarditis. Diseases of the lungs and pleura, including the diaphragmatic pleura, also result in pulmonary embolism which ..
  64. pmc The role of endocarditis, myocarditis and pericarditis in qualitative and quantitative data analysis
    Norman Schöffel
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 6:2919-33. 2009
    ..analysis of research activity and output in the field of inflammatory disorders of the heart (endo-, myo- and pericarditis)...
  65. ncbi Aetiological diagnosis in acute and recurrent pericarditis: when and how
    Massimo Imazio
    Cardiology Department, Maria Vittoria Hospital, Torino, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 10:217-30. 2009
    The cause of acute and recurrent pericarditis is often a major concern for the clinicians in clinical practice...
  66. ncbi [Influenza myocarditis and pericarditis]
    Tetsuya Sano
    Department of Pediatrics, Osaka Kousei Nenkin Hospital
    Nihon Rinsho 64:1916-20. 2006
    ....
  67. ncbi Diagnostic issues in the clinical management of pericarditis
    M Imazio
    Cardiology Department, Maria Vittoria Hospital, Torino, Italy
    Int J Clin Pract 64:1384-92. 2010
    To review the current major diagnostic issues on the diagnosis of acute and recurrent pericarditis.
  68. ncbi Long-term outcomes in difficult-to-treat patients with recurrent pericarditis
    Antonio Brucato
    Department of Internal Medicine, Ospedale Niguarda, Milano, Department of Rheumatology, University of Padua, Italy
    Am J Cardiol 98:267-71. 2006
    Patients with many recurrences of acute pericarditis are commonly alarmed by the fear of constriction. We studied their long-term outcome and the possible presence of systemic diseases...
  69. ncbi Clinicopathological and ultrasonographic findings in 40 water buffaloes (Bubalus bubalis) with traumatic pericarditis
    T Mohamed
    Department of Animal Medicine, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Zagazig University, PO Box 44579, Zagazig, Egypt
    Vet Rec 167:819-24. 2010
    Forty buffaloes with traumatic pericarditis were examined to characterise the ultrasonographic findings in buffaloes with traumatic pericarditis, determine the extent of the lesions and assess the prognosis...
  70. ncbi Sulfasalazine-induced pericarditis in a patient with ulcerative colitis without recurrence when switching to mesalazine
    Serge Perrot
    Service de Medecine Interne et Consultation de la Douleur, Hotel Dieu, 1 Place du Parvis Notre Dame, 75004 Paris, France
    Int J Colorectal Dis 22:1119-21. 2007
    b>Pericarditis is rarely reported in inflammatory bowel disease. Besides its common causes, pericarditis could be related to ulcerative colitis flare or to 5-aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA) treatment.
  71. ncbi Paragonimus mexicanus pericarditis: report of two cases and review of the literature
    P Saborio
    Department of Paediatrics, Tony Facio Hospital, Limon, Costa Rica
    J Trop Med Hyg 98:316-8. 1995
    The cases of two Costa Rican children with pericarditis due to Paragonimus mexicanus are reported. Clinical, epidemiological and laboratory tests are consistent with the disease...
  72. ncbi Pericarditis due to interferon-alpha therapy during treatment for chronic hepatitis C
    B Gressens
    Service de Medecine Interne, Département de Gastro Entérologie, Clinique Notre Dame de Grace, Gosselies
    Acta Gastroenterol Belg 67:301-2. 2004
    b>Pericarditis due to interferon alpha therapy during treatment for chronic hepatitis C. We report a patient with pericarditis during therapy with interferon alpha 2b for chronic hepatitis C viral infection...
  73. ncbi Pericardial-peritoneal window for chronic exudative pericarditis using a subxiphoidal approach: report of three cases
    Shoji Watarida
    Second Department of Surgery, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta Tsukinowa, Otsu, Japan
    Surg Today 32:410-3. 2002
    ..window using a subxiphoidal approach, for pericardial effusion associated with chronic exudative pericarditis. Complete drainage without recurrence was achieved in two patients with a large pericardial-peritoneal window (..
  74. ncbi [Ultrasonographic findings in 22 cattle with pericarditis traumatica]
    U Braun
    Departement für Nutztiere, Vetsuisse Fakultät der Universität Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd 150:281-6. 2008
    The goal of the present study was to describe the ultrasonographic findings in 22 cattle with traumatic pericarditis. A 5.0 MHz linear transducer or a 5.0 MHz convex transducer was used to examine the thorax, reticulum and liver...
  75. ncbi [Pericarditis secondary to interferon alpha in chronic hepatitis C]
    Benjamin Wisniewski
    Gastroenterol Clin Biol 28:315-6. 2004
  76. ncbi Severe pleuropericarditis and cardiomyopathy induced by high dose interferon alpha-2b
    Ohad Benjamini
    Department of Medicine A, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Saba, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 9:486-7. 2007
  77. ncbi Acute pericarditis and pleural effusion complicating cytarabine chemotherapy
    A Gähler
    Abteilung Onkologie und Hämatologie, Kantonsspital St Gallen, Switzerland
    Onkologie 26:348-50. 2003
    b>Pericarditis is a rare but possibly severe complication of treatment of acute leukemia with cytarabine.
  78. ncbi Cardiac troponin I in acute pericarditis
    Massimo Imazio
    Cardiology Department, Maria Vittoria Hospital, Turin, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 42:2144-8. 2003
    This study was designed to investigate the prognostic value of cardiac troponin I (cTnI) in viral or idiopathic pericarditis.
  79. ncbi Myopericarditis: Etiology, management, and prognosis
    Massimo Imazio
    Cardiology Department, Maria Vittoria Hospital, Via Cibrario 72, 10141 Torino, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 127:17-26. 2008
    Acute pericarditis is often accompanied by some degree of myocarditis. In clinical practice both pericarditis and myocarditis coexist because they share common etiologic agents, mainly cardiotropic viruses...
  80. ncbi Intrapericardial urokinase irrigation and systemic corticosteroids: an alternative to pericardectomy for persistent fibrino-purulent pericarditis
    M Schafer
    Intensive Care Division, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, 1011 Lausanne CHUV, Switzerland
    Cardiovasc Surg 10:508-11. 2002
    ..Pericardial biopsy and fluid analysis were consistent with fibrino-purulent pericarditis. Despite broad-spectrum antibiotics, percutaneous and subsequently surgical drainage, pericardial effusion and ..
  81. ncbi Effects of sterile pericarditis on connexins 40 and 43 in the atria: correlation with abnormal conduction and atrial arrhythmias
    Kyungmoo Ryu
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 293:H1231-41. 2007
    The canine sterile pericarditis model is characterized by impaired conduction and atrial arrhythmia vulnerability. Electrical and structural remodeling processes caused by the inflammatory response likely promote these abnormalities...
  82. ncbi Parallel manifestation of Crohn's disease and acute pericarditis: a report of two cases
    Panagiota Stasinopoulou
    Department of Internal Medicine, Evangelismos Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Int J Colorectal Dis 22:1123-5. 2007
    b>Pericarditis is an uncommon extraintestinal manifestation of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), which may occur at any time during its natural course...
  83. pmc Intrapericardial streptokinase in purulent pericarditis
    R Juneja
    Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Arch Dis Child 80:275-7. 1999
    Six consecutive children with proven purulent pericarditis were treated with pericardial irrigation with streptokinase...
  84. ncbi n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids prevents atrial fibrillation by inhibiting inflammation in a canine sterile pericarditis model
    Zhong Zhang
    Department of Cardiology, Tangdu Hospital, Fourth Military Medical University, Baqiao District, Xi an 710038, PR China
    Int J Cardiol 153:14-20. 2011
    ..This study was to evaluate the anti-inflammatory effect of PUFAs on AF in a canine sterile pericarditis model.
  85. ncbi Risk of constrictive pericarditis after acute pericarditis
    Massimo Imazio
    Cardiology Department, Maria Vittoria Hospital, Torino, Italy
    Circulation 124:1270-5. 2011
    Constrictive pericarditis (CP) is considered a rare, dreaded possible complication of acute pericarditis. Nevertheless, there is a lack of prospective studies that have evaluated the specific risk according to different etiologies...
  86. ncbi Acute pericarditis associated with 5-aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA) treatment for severe active ulcerative colitis
    N Ishikawa
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Miyazaki Medical College, Kiyotake
    Intern Med 40:901-4. 2001
    ..Three weeks later, the administration of a low dose of 5-ASA was associated with the immediate recurrence of pericarditis associated with chest pain, suggesting a hypersensitive reaction to 5-ASA in this patient.
  87. ncbi [Purulent pericarditis due to Salmonella enterica subsp. arizonae]
    Miguel Salavert
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 20:47-9. 2002
  88. ncbi [Isoniazid-induced pleuro-pericarditis]
    S Jouneau
    Service de Pneumologie, Centre Cardio Pneumologique, CHU, 35033 Rennes
    Rev Pneumol Clin 59:357-9. 2003
    We report a case of pleuro-pericarditis related to administration of isoniazid. Drug-induced lupus is well known; we recall the principle clinical, biological and immunological characteristics.
  89. ncbi Pneumonia and pericarditis in a child with HRV-C infection: a case report
    Caroline Tapparel
    Laboratory of Virology, University of Geneva Hospitals, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Clin Virol 45:157-60. 2009
    ..collected from a 14-month-old boy presenting an acute lower respiratory tract disease complicated by a severe pericarditis. RT-PCR identified picornavirus RNA in the bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) specimen, pericardial fluid, plasma and ..
  90. ncbi The HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor atorvastatin prevents atrial fibrillation by inhibiting inflammation in a canine sterile pericarditis model
    Koichiro Kumagai
    School of Internal Medicine, Department of Cardiology, Fukuoka University Hospital, 7 45 1, Nanakuma, Jonan, Fukuoka 814 0180, Japan
    Cardiovasc Res 62:105-11. 2004
    ..Statins reduce C-reactive protein (CRP) levels. However, the effect of statin on atrial fibrillation (AF) is unclear. The purpose of the present study was to evaluate the effect of statin on AF in a canine sterile pericarditis model.
  91. ncbi Pericarditis due to anaerobic bacteria
    Itzhak Brook
    Department of Pediatrics, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Cardiology 97:55-8. 2002
    This review describes the microbiology, diagnosis and management of pericarditis due to anaerobic bacteria...
  92. ncbi Pretreatment with corticosteroids attenuates the efficacy of colchicine in preventing recurrent pericarditis: a multi-centre all-case analysis
    Galit Artom
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Sheba Medical Centre, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Eur Heart J 26:723-7. 2005
    Effective prevention of recurrent pericarditis remains an important yet elusive goal. Corticosteroid therapy often needs to be continued for a prolonged period and causes severe side effects...
  93. ncbi Idiopathic pericarditis and cardiac tamponade in two cows
    Sophy A Jesty
    Department of Clinical Sciences, New Bolton Center, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Kennett Square, PA 19348, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 226:1555-8, 1502. 2005
    Idiopathic pericarditis is an uncommon diagnosis in cattle with cardiac tamponade. Two cows were examined for clinical signs of right-sided congestive heart failure, including tachycardia, venous distention, and peripheral edema...
  94. ncbi Pericarditis
    Richard W Troughton
    Department of Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Lancet 363:717-27. 2004
    b>Pericarditis is a common disorder that has multiple causes and presents in various primary-care and secondary-care settings...
  95. ncbi Acute pericarditis in the recovery phase of transient left ventricular apical ballooning syndrome (takotsubo cardiomyopathy)
    Takahisa Maruyama
    Division of Cardiology, Nagano Municipal Hospital
    Intern Med 46:1857-60. 2007
    ..Under the administration of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, the inflammation lessened. This is the first report of acute pericarditis in the recovery phase of takotsubo cardiomyopathy.
  96. ncbi Prevention of pericardial constriction by transcatheter intrapericardial fibrinolysis with urokinase
    Han Bin Cui
    Department of Cardiology, First Hospital, Xi an Jiaotong University, Xi an 710061
    Chin Med Sci J 20:5-10. 2005
    To investigate whether intrapericardial urokinase irrigation along with pericardiocentesis could prevent pericardial constriction in patients with infectious exudative pericarditis.
  97. pmc Takotsubo cardiomyopathy complicated with acute pericarditis and cardiogenic shock
    Rodolfo Guevara
    Department of Internal Medicine, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 99:281-3. 2007
    ..There have been multiple prior case reports of TC; however, our case is the first to report acute pericarditis as one of its complications.
  98. ncbi Infectious pericarditis: an experience spanning a decade
    Farouk Mookadam
    Mayo Clinic, Department of Cardiovascular Diseases, Scottsdale, AZ 85255, USA
    Acta Cardiol 64:297-302. 2009
    Although recent literature suggests a changing spectrum for infectious pericarditis (IP), this view has not been proven. In this report, we aim to review the features of IP in cases from a large tertiary centre.
  99. ncbi Investigation on Colchicine for Acute Pericarditis: a multicenter randomized placebo-controlled trial evaluating the clinical benefits of colchicine as adjunct to conventional therapy in the treatment and prevention of pericarditis; study design amd ratio
    Massimo Imazio
    Cardiology Department, Maria Vittoria Hospital, Torino, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 8:613-7. 2007
    Colchicine is safe and effective in the treatment and prevention of recurrent pericarditis after failure of conventional treatment...
  100. ncbi Cardiac tamponade secondary to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus pericarditis
    David Durāo
    Unidade de Cuidados Intensivos, Hospital Curry Cabral, Lisboa, Portugal
    Rev Port Cardiol 27:953-8. 2008
    Since the advent of antibiotics, bacterial pericarditis has become relatively rare. Cardiac tamponade is a potentially lethal complication, especially when caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)...
  101. ncbi Risk prediction in pericarditis: who to keep in hospital?
    David H Spodick
    Heart 94:398-9. 2008

Research Grants24

  1. Characterization of the Substrate in Atrial Fibrillation
    Sergey Vitebskiy; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..required for the establishment of sustained atrial fibrillation (AF) and flutter (AFL) in the canine sterile pericarditis model...
  2. Proteoglycan-4:A novel protein regulating skeletal actions of parathyroid hormone
    CHAD MICHAEL NOVINCE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..mutations in prg4 result in the osteopenic and arthritic condition of camptodactyly-arthropathy-coxa vera-pericarditis syndrome...
  3. Enterovirus infection of polarized intestinal cells
    Carolyn B Coyne; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..the enterovirus family of RNA viruses, is associated with a number of diverse syndromes, including meningitis, pericarditis, febrile illness, diabetes, dilated cardiomyopathy and myocarditis...
  4. GENETIC LINKAGE IN LUPUS
    JOHN BARKER HARLEY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is often severe, causing nephritis, oral ulcers, arthritis, pericarditis, pleuritis, rashes, strokes, heart attacks, vasculitis, nervous dysfunction, cytopenias, Raynaud's disease, and immune ..
  5. Molecular Etiology of Familial Mediterranean Fever
    Deborah Gumucio; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Occasionally, this disease presents with skin manifestations (erysipeloid erythema), pericarditis, vasculitis, or myalgia...
  6. Genetic Polymorphisms in Rheumatoid Arthritis
    Eric Matteson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..develop symptoms of inflammation outside the synovium, so-called extra-articular manifestations (ExRA), such as pericarditis, pleuritis, interstitial lung disease, Felty's syndrome, scleritis, keratitis, and vasculitis including ..
  7. CELLULAR MECHANISMS OF AUTOIMMUNE ASSOCIATED CONGENITAL
    Mohamed Boutjdir; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..An inflammatory phase of cardiac injury has been noted in utero with decreased ventricular function and pericarditis. This may resolve or the newborn may suffer from congestive heart failure in addition to CHB...
  8. Genetic Association in American Blacks with Lupus
    John Harley; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..affecting up to 1 in every 250 women, and often causing severe organ injury (nephritis, ulcers, arthritis, pericarditis, pleuritis, rashes, strokes, heart attacks, vasculitis, nervous dysfunction, cytopenias, Raynaud's disease,..
  9. BIOELASTIC MATERIAL DEVELOPMENT AS ARTIFICAL PERICARDIA
    BETTY COX; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..The scarring adhesions result in constrictive pericarditis; and, in 'redo' operations, in severe hemorrhage or the severing previously implanted coronary artery vascular ..
  10. Immune Tolerance after Severe Immunosuppression and Stem Cell Rescue for JIA
    Yukiko Kimura; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..which is characterized by extra-articular [unreadable] manifestations such as fever, rash, organomegaly and pericarditis. It is the most severe type of JIA, has the worst prognosis and is often refractory, resulting in severe joint ..
  11. Pathophysiology of Primary Effusion Lymphoma
    JOHN WHELAN; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  12. Annotation of the Mycoplasma alligatoris genome
    Daniel Brown; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The ease of PCR-based cloning and the accessibility of bioinformatics software make this an ideal project to engage undergraduate students in innovative biomedical research. ..
  13. Acuson Sequoia Ultrasonograph
    Brian Hoit; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  14. External Counterpulsation in Acute Coronary Syndrome
    Andrew Michaels; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  15. Diastolic Dysfunction & Atrial Fibrillation in Elderly
    TERESA TSANG; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Identification of the cascade of factors contributing to AF development will have important implications in primary prevention of this major public health problem. ..
  16. Immunomodulatory Effects of Mechanical Ventilation
    WILLIAM ALTEMEIER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  17. Access Paths for Sodium-Channel Blocking Antiarrhythmics
    Peter Lee; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The University of Chicago, an institution of international prominence in medical and basic science provides a rigorous academic environment with extensive resources for fostering a successful academic career. ..
  18. Symptom Management Intervention in Elderly CABG Patients
    Lani Zimmerman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Also, a better understanding of HCU, patient satisfaction, and self-efficacy as variables will be described. ..
  19. IMMUNOGENETIC MECHANISMS OF VACCINE RESPONSE
    Gregory A Poland; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The knowledge gained from these studies will enable us to design new strategies and new vaccines to protect human health against viral diseases. ..
  20. ANK and Joint Ankylosis in Spondylitis
    Robert Terkeltaub; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..These studies will identify novel targets for enthesopathic bone fusion in spondyloarthritis. ..
  21. Chondrocyte S100/Calgranulins and RAGE in Osteoarthritis
    Robert Terkeltaub; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Completion of the work will reveal new potential targets for therapeutic intervention in OA by disconnecting inflammation from deleterious alteration of chondrocyte differentiation and function. ..
  22. PTHRP 1 to 173 IN CHONDROCYTES
    Robert Terkeltaub; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Completion of these studies will indicate not only how PTHrP 1-173 can modulate OA, but also how functional properties of the PTHrP 1-173 C-terminal 140-173 domain can be harnessed to promote cartilage repair. ..
  23. STICH Trial-Echocardiographic Core Laboratory
    Jae Oh; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..