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Medical Emergencies: Cardiac Tamponade

Cardiac tamponade is a serious medical condition and requires immediate medical attention. If one is suspected of cardiac tamponade, call for emergency medical services immediately. It is defined as the accumulation of blood or fluid in the space between the myocardium (heart muscle) and the pericardium (outer covering sac of the heart). When this occurs, […]