74 (2) 146-148

Title: 
Traumatic pericarditis with “steel band-effect” sounds in a young heifer
Author(s): 
J. LAUREYNS, S. DE VLIEGHER, I. KOLKMAN, L. VANDAELE, A. DE KRUIF
Abstract: 

In this article a traumatic pericarditis is described in a nine-month old Belgian White-Blue heifer. The diagnosis was made by external examination and auscultation and was confirmed by an autopsy. The young age was remarkable in this case. The “steel band-effect” sounds, synchronously with the heart sounds, were obvious.

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