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Short Medical Case Study "10"

A 30 years old male with past history of tuberculosis came to the emergency room suffering from dyspnea , orthopnea , atrial fibrillation , ascites not prseceded by lower limb oedema , raised JVP on inspiration and the 3rd heart sound was heard , 

What is your provisional diagnosis for this case?

Diagnosis: Constrictive pericarditis