Meandering bullet in the Pericardial Sac: To remove or not to remove

Harold M. Burkhart, Gerardo A. Gomez, Lewis E. Jacobson, Thomas A. Broadie, Robert D. Tarver

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Abstract

Patients with bullets in the pericardial sac without obvious myocardial injuries are rare, making it difficult to analyze the natural history and propose management approaches. We represent the case of a meandering bullet in the pericardial sac and a review of the literature.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)341-343
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Surgeon
Volume64
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 20 1998

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Burkhart, H. M., Gomez, G. A., Jacobson, L. E., Broadie, T. A., & Tarver, R. D. (1998). Meandering bullet in the Pericardial Sac: To remove or not to remove. American Surgeon, 64(4), 341-343.