Case Reports in Cardiology / 2020 / Article / Tab 1

Case Report

Pericardial Effusion-Associated Hyponatremia

Table 1

Summary of case reports illustrating resolution of hyponatremia following pericardiocentesis.

AuthorAge/genderSerum sodium level before treatment (mEq/L)Serum sodium level after treatment (mEq/L)Pericardiocentesis drainageTime for resolution of hyponatremia

Present case (2020)67/M1191311500 mL36 hours
Dalia et al. [2]70/F109132750 mL48 hours
Weekes et al. [3]49/M951342200 mL14 days
Shafique et al. [4]59/M1051231700 mL18 hours
Mouallem et al. [5]58/F1261391500 mL1 day
Groves et al. [6]29/M1241311500 mL36 hours

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