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Acute anterior myocardial infarction in an 85-year-old male patient, complicated by the deadly duo: ventricular septal rupture and pseudoaneurysm.
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PMID:  23108572     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Ventricular septal rupture and ventricular pseudoaneurysm formation are rare complications of acute myocardial infarction. Immediate intervention is mandatory in these circumstances. Our case is a unique presentation of an anterior myocardial infarction in an 85-year-old male, complicated by ventricular septal rupture and ventricular pseudoaneurysm formation.
Authors:
A C Aykan; R Zehir; C Y Karabay; S Cakal; N Poci; K Sönmez
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2012-10-23
Journal Detail:
Title:  Cardiovascular journal of Africa     Volume:  23     ISSN:  1680-0745     ISO Abbreviation:  Cardiovasc J Afr     Publication Date:  2012  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-10-30     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101313864     Medline TA:  Cardiovasc J Afr     Country:  South Africa    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  e1-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Cardiology, Kartal Kosuyolu Heart Research and Educational Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey.
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