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Calcified anterior myocardial infarction depicted by cardiac MRI.
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PMID:  19996981     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
We present the case of a 68-year-old man with previous history of myocardial infarction and coronary artery bypass grafting. An initial chest X-ray showed a curvilinear calcification involving the left-sided profile of the mediastinal shadow. Cardiac MRI cine images demonstrated findings compatible with a calcified anterior myocardial infarction.
Giancarlo Messalli; Santo Dellegrottaglie; Massimo Imbriaco; Pasquale Perrone-Filardi; Massimo Chiariello; Marco Salvatore
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of cardiovascular medicine (Hagerstown, Md.)     Volume:  12     ISSN:  1558-2035     ISO Abbreviation:  J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown)     Publication Date:  2011 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-02-02     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101259752     Medline TA:  J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown)     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  189-90     Citation Subset:  IM    
aInstitute of Biostructure and Bioimaging (IBB), CNR, Italy bSDN Foundation - IRCCS, Italy cDepartment of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular and Immunological Sciences, Federico II University, Naples, Italy dZ. and M.A. Wiener Cardiovascular Institute and M.-J. and H.R. Kravis Center for Cardiovascular Health, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York, USA eDepartment of Biomorphological and Functional Sciences, Federico II University, Naples, Italy.
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