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Acute Myocardial Infarction with Severe ST Segment Elevation Treated with Percutaneous Coronary Intervention More than Two Days after Onset: A Case with Remarkable Recovery.
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PMID:  22654473     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The patient was a 65-year-old man with marked ST-elevation myocardial infarction. Cardiac catheterization revealed an occluded middle portion of the left anterior descending artery and no collateral circulation. Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) was performed, and ST elevation improved 5 days after PCI. Almost all electrocardiogram (ECG) findings were normal 6 months later. Echocardiographic findings were also normal. This case was very successful and unusual in that no ventricular aneurysm formed despite ST elevation continuing for a few days and that ECG and left ventricular function were nearly normal after PCI performed days after the onset in a case without collateral circulation.
Authors:
Michiyoshi Sone; Eiji Tamiya; Masahiro Sesoko; Tomosato Takabe; Akiko Koizumi; Yoshio Doi; Tatsuji Kanoh; Isao Ebihara; Hikaru Koide; Iwao Okai; Haruyo Yamashita; Seigen I; Shinya Okazaki; Eiryu Sai; Hiroyuki Daida
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The International journal of angiology : official publication of the International College of Angiology, Inc     Volume:  20     ISSN:  1615-5939     ISO Abbreviation:  Int. J. Angiol.     Publication Date:  2011 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-06-01     Completed Date:  2012-08-23     Revised Date:  2013-05-29    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9504821     Medline TA:  Int J Angiol     Country:  Canada    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  103-6     Citation Subset:  -    
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