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How does uremia cause fibrinous pericarditis?
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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
In brief: It just does
It's one of the known causes. The mechanism is unclear.

In brief: It just does
It's one of the known causes. The mechanism is unclear.
Dr. Bennett Werner
Dr. Bennett Werner
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Dr. Samuel Hahn
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
In brief: Unknown
No one knows what specific toxin(s) accumulate that can lead to uremic pericarditis - not everyone who has severe uremia will develop it.

In brief: Unknown
No one knows what specific toxin(s) accumulate that can lead to uremic pericarditis - not everyone who has severe uremia will develop it.
Dr. Samuel Hahn
Dr. Samuel Hahn
Thank
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