Pericarditis develops suddenly and may last up to several months. Sometimes excess fluid develops in the space between the pericardial layers and causes a pericardial effusion, a potentially life threatening condition. Take advantage of this rare opportunity to chat live about pericarditis and other conditions affecting the pericardium with Director of the Center for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Pericardial Diseases and a staff cardiologist, Dr. Allan Klein and cardiac surgeon, Dr. Douglas Johnston in a secure online setting
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Pericardial Conditions Web Chat – Tuesday, July 12 at 12 noon ET. Register and log in to start asking questions July 11 at noon. Your questions will be answered during the webchat.