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Acute Pericarditis Complicated with Pericardial Effusion as First Presentation of COVID-19 In An Adult Sudanese Patient, Case Report
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  • Waddah Osman,
  • Abdelmuniem Ahmed,
  • Moh. Eljack,
  • Khabab Mohamed Ahmed,
  • Mazin S. Hassan Haroun,
  • Yassin Abdelrahim, Abdalla
Waddah Osman
University of Gezira Faculty of Medicine

Corresponding Author:waddahaljeli@gmail.com

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Abdelmuniem Ahmed
University of Gezira Faculty of Medicine
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Moh. Eljack
Medani Heart Centre
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Khabab Mohamed Ahmed
University of Khartoum Faculty of Medicine
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Mazin S. Hassan Haroun
University of Khartoum Faculty of Medicine
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Yassin Abdelrahim, Abdalla
Omdurman Islamic University Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
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Acute pericarditis is uncommon presentation of COVID-19. Here we described a case of 50-year-old male who presented with chest pain without fever nor cough and diagnosed with acute pericarditis complicated by pericardial effusion due to COVID-19 after exclusion of other cause and receive supportive treatment and improve over two weeks.
11 Jan 2022Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
12 Jan 2022Assigned to Editor
12 Jan 2022Submission Checks Completed
21 Jan 2022Reviewer(s) Assigned
21 Jan 2022Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
16 Feb 2022Editorial Decision: Accept
Mar 2022Published in Clinical Case Reports volume 10 issue 3. 10.1002/ccr3.5570