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Ultrasound Pericardial Effusion

Ultrasound Pericardial Effusion

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The Ultrasonography (USG) test for pericardial effusion is an imaging test in which ultrasound is used to make an image of the heart and the pericardial space. The pericardial space is the region between the two layers of the heart's membrane covering the pericardium.

Why is it done? 

  • Your doctor may order this test to diagnose symptoms including shortness of breath, chest pain, and palpitations.
  • Determine the pericardial fluid volume and pericardium wall thickness.
  • Any increase in pericardial fluid volume or effusion might cause heart chamber compression.
  • To treat the causes of muffled heart sounds.

What is the procedure for the pericardial effusion ultrasound (U/S) test?

The sonographer technician will explain. 

How does one prepare for the test? 

No preparation is needed. You should wear loose-fitting clothing.


No care is required.

The cost of an Ultrasound (USG) Pericardial Effusion Test in Delhi

The cost of an Ultrasonography (USG) test for Pericardial Effusion in Delhi starts at INR 750 and varies depending on the diagnostic centre. 

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Test Type Ultrasound Pericardial Effusion

Ultrasound Pericardial Effusion (Ultrasounds)

  • Wear a loose-fitting cloth
  • Fasting not required
  • Carry Your ID Proof
  • Prescription is mandatory for pregnant female patients with a doctor’s sign, stamp, with DMC/HMC number; as per PC-PNDT Act.

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Test Price ₹ 750 ₹ 1500
Frequently Asked Questions

Pericardial effusion refers to the collection of excess fluid in the pericardium, in the pericardial sac.

For assessing pericardial effusion, with or without tamponade, echocardiography—a type of ultrasound examination of the heart—is the gold standard. A dilated inferior vena cava, right atrial collapse, right ventricular diastolic collapse, and inspiratory valvular abnormalities are among the specific findings.

To detect the PE (Pericardial effusion) various type of tests can be recommended by the doctor like X-Ray Chest, ECG, ECHO, CT scan and cardiac or heart MRI.

Yes, depending on the severity of buildup, pericardial effusion can be treated with medicines, surgically by draining the excess fluid which is known as pericardiocentesis.

When utilising time-motion (T/M) or real-time ultrasound technology to examine the heart through a left chest intercostal gap, pericardial effusions are typically found.

Yes, you can drink water before an ultrasound test. Some ultrasound tests require a full bladder to visualise the internal structure properly.

Ultrasonography does not carry any dangers. Instead of using dangerous radiation, sound waves are used to create the images of the inside of the body.

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