Monthly Archives: January 2017

Pericarditis Causes and Symptoms

Jan 30, 2017 |

An inflammation of the connective tissue of the heart’s protective layer can have many causes. The pericardium (peri = around; card = heart-related) surrounds the heart muscle as a protective sheath of connective tissue. It consists essentially of two layers, with only the inner firmly adhering to the outside of the heart muscle, thus being […more]