Lupus 2021 Mar 30:9612033211004729. Epub 2021 Mar 30.
Department of Emergency Medicine, 117865Tianjin Medical University General Hospital, Tianjin, P.R. China.
Acute pericardial tamponade, which can cause obstructive shock, is a serious life-threatening medical emergency that can be readily reversed by timely identification and appropriate intervention. Acute pericardial tamponade can occur for a number of reasons, including idiopathic, malignancy, uremia, iatrogenic, post-myocardial infarction, infection, collagen vascular, hypothyroidism, and others. Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and hyperthyroidism associated with pericardial tamponade are rarely reported. Read More