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Tuberculous pericardial abscess causing right ventricular obstruction
  1. K Caliskan,
  2. T W Galema,
  3. A P J Klootwijk

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A 33 year old Cabo Verdian woman presented with precordial chest pain and dizziness on exertion. Four months earlier she had successfully been treated because of systemic tuberculosis accompanied by ascites, pleural and pericardial effusion, and generalised lymphadenopathy. Physical examination showed a moderately ill patient with an elevated …

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