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How can you prevent pericarditis?

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Dr. Steven Guyton
Surgery - Thoracic
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Cleanliness

Most episodes of pericarditis are caused by viruses similar to those that cause colds.
Hand washing frequently and staying away from ill people are your best bets.

In brief: Cleanliness

Most episodes of pericarditis are caused by viruses similar to those that cause colds.
Hand washing frequently and staying away from ill people are your best bets.
Dr. Steven Guyton
Dr. Steven Guyton
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Dr. Bart Denys
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Pericarditis

Simple. You can't :-) it's an inflammatory process...

In brief: Pericarditis

Simple. You can't :-) it's an inflammatory process...
Dr. Bart Denys
Dr. Bart Denys
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