IMR Press / EJGO / Volume 30 / Issue 2 / pii/2009044

European Journal of Gynaecological Oncology (EJGO) is published by IMR Press from Volume 40 Issue 1 (2019). Previous articles were published by another publisher on a subscription basis, and they are hosted by IMR Press on imrpress.com as a courtesy and upon agreement with S.O.G.

Case Report

Recurrent cervical cancer presenting as malignant pericarditis: Case report and review of the literature

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1 Northern Gynaecological Oncology Centre, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Sheriff Hill Gateshead (UK)
Eur. J. Gynaecol. Oncol. 2009, 30(2), 193–195;
Published: 10 April 2009
Abstract

Ante-mortem diagnosed metastatic pericardial effusion in cervical cancer patients is very rare. Symptomatic relief and treatment of the underlying disease offered by a multidisciplinary team, may prolong survival with a good quality of life to these often youngpatients.

Keywords
Cervical cancer
Pericarditis
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