A 57-year-old female asked:
How long could it take for winded sensation from drained pericardial effusion/ pericarditis to resolve. idiopathic taking colchine and indocine.
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
surgery 57 years experience
Unpredictable: May be pulmonary and pleural components as well.
To be more specific ask your doc.
Periodic echo and x-ray return to normal will guide the therapy and response.
A month or two is likely.
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