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How long does it take for most people to recover form pericarditis?

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Most people recover from pericarditis in two to four weeks.

SOURCES:

MedicineNet.com: "Pericarditis."

University of Maryland Medical Center: "Pericarditis."

Bertog, S. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 2004.

The Merck Manual Home Health Handbook: "Pericardial Disease."

 

Reviewed by James Beckerman on August 24, 2020

SOURCES:

MedicineNet.com: "Pericarditis."

University of Maryland Medical Center: "Pericarditis."

Bertog, S. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 2004.

The Merck Manual Home Health Handbook: "Pericardial Disease."

 

Reviewed by James Beckerman on August 24, 2020

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