In-depth

Symptoms

Shortness of breath

Tests and diagnosis

Chest X-rays

CT scan

Echocardiogram

Electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG)

MRI

Aug. 10, 2017
References
  1. Hoit BD. Etiology of pericardial disease. http://www.uptodate.com/home. Accessed May 16, 2016.
  2. Hoit BD. Diagnosis and treatment of pericardial effusion. http://www.uptodate.com/home. Accessed May 16, 2016.
  3. Imazio M, et al. Management of pericardial effusion. European Heart Journal. 2013;34:1186.