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How are patients prepared for pericardiocentesis?
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Dr. Nassir Azimi
Clinical Lipidology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Sterile prep
The patient is made as comfortable as possible, then the area below the breast bone is anesthetized with Lidocaine and then a needle is delivered in the pericardial space.

In brief: Sterile prep
The patient is made as comfortable as possible, then the area below the breast bone is anesthetized with Lidocaine and then a needle is delivered in the pericardial space.
Dr. Nassir Azimi
Dr. Nassir Azimi
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Dr. Budi Bahureksa
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: --
Good sleep and keep yourself well hydrated.

In brief: --
Good sleep and keep yourself well hydrated.
Dr. Budi Bahureksa
Dr. Budi Bahureksa
Thank
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