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1. Pericarditis
This is the inflammation of the pericardium . * acute pericarditis: caused by viral or bacterial infection, postmyocardial infarction , cardiac surgery, uremia . * constrictive pericarditis: the heart is encased by dense, thickened fibrous tissue which impedes the venous filling of the heart * suppurative pericarditis: caused by bacterial infection

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