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Cardiac arrest following cardiac tamponade caused by mycosis fungoides malignant pericarditis
  • Shuku Sato,
  • Eri Tanaka
Shuku Sato
Shonan Kamakura General Hospital
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Eri Tanaka
Hayama Heart Center
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MF is a low-grade lymphoma, but on reaching the tumor stage, it can cause cardiac tamponade owing to epicardial infiltration. Myocardial infiltration, even in the absence of abnormal imaging findings, requires attention because it can lead to arrhythmia and cardiac arrest.

Peer review status:IN REVISION

15 Feb 2021Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
16 Feb 2021Assigned to Editor
16 Feb 2021Submission Checks Completed
25 Feb 2021Reviewer(s) Assigned
10 Jun 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
10 Jun 2021Editorial Decision: Revise Minor