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Intrapericardial Colon

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  • Radwan Kassir, M.D., Ph.D.

A 54-year-old woman presented with palpitations that were relieved when she passed gas or had a bowel movement. Computed tomography revealed the presence of the transverse colon within the pericardial cavity.


Radwan Kassir, M.D., Ph.D.
Flix Guyon University Hospital, Saint Denis de la Runion, France

Funding and Disclosures

This article was published on March 27, 2021, at NEJM.org.