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Coronary fistula associated with double mitral valve disease. A case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8854393     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The authors report a case of a 54-year-old white male with a coronary fistula associated with double mitral valve disease. The patient was studied by invasive and non-invasive cardiac methods including coronary angiogram in order to reach the correct diagnosis and to define the successful surgical treatment that included the closure of the fistula, partial resection of the left atrium and insertion of a mechanical mitral valve prosthesis. It is concluded that this case represents a very rare association between coronary fistula and double mitral valve disease.
Authors:
F Ayala; E Badui; H Murillo; A Almazán; R Madrid; S Solorio; R Verdín; V Monroy
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Archives of medical research     Volume:  27     ISSN:  0188-4409     ISO Abbreviation:  Arch. Med. Res.     Publication Date:  1996  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1996-12-26     Completed Date:  1996-12-26     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9312706     Medline TA:  Arch Med Res     Country:  MEXICO    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  345-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
División de Cardiología, Hospital de Especialidades, Centro Médico La Raza, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, México, D.F.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Atrial Fibrillation / etiology
Cardiomegaly / etiology
Cardiomyopathies / complications*,  diagnosis,  surgery
Coronary Angiography
Coronary Vessels*
Echocardiography
Fistula / complications*,  diagnosis,  surgery
Heart Atria
Heart Catheterization
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Mitral Valve Insufficiency / complications*,  diagnosis,  surgery
Myocardial Ischemia / etiology,  radionuclide imaging
Rheumatic Heart Disease / complications*,  diagnosis,  surgery

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