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A post-operative cardiac surgical patient developed sudden hypotension...

asked Feb 22, 2014 in Medicine by Rajesh Bahara
A post-operative cardiac surgical patient developed  sudden hypotension, raised central venous pressure,  pulsus paradoxus at the 4 post operative hour. The  most probable diagnosis is:  

A. Excessive mediastinal bleeding  

B. Ventricular dysfunction  

C. Congestive cardiac failure  

D. Cardiac tamponade

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D. Cardiac tamponade
answered Feb 22, 2014 by Rajesh Bahara
commented Feb 22, 2014 by advancedlife
D. Cardiac tamponade

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