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Coronary aneurysm and silent myocardial infarction in an adolescent secondary to undiagnosed childhood Kawasaki disease.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20664770     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The majority of coronary artery aneurysms in young adults and children are caused by Kawasaki disease. A case of undiagnosed childhood Kawasaki disease presenting as silent myocardial infarction during adolescence, which was successfully treated with coronary artery bypass grafting, is described. The present case is followed by a review of the literature.
Authors:
Morteza Safi; Maryam Taherkhani; Reza Mohseni Badalabadi; Vahid Eslami; Mohammad Reza Movahed
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Experimental and clinical cardiology     Volume:  15     ISSN:  1918-1515     ISO Abbreviation:  Exp Clin Cardiol     Publication Date:  2010  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-07-28     Completed Date:  2011-07-14     Revised Date:  2013-05-29    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9715903     Medline TA:  Exp Clin Cardiol     Country:  Canada    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  e18-9     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Cardiovascular Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran;
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