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Dilemma in predicting the infarct-related artery in acute inferior myocardial infarction: A case report and review of the literature.
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PMID:  21432832     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
The electrocardiogram (ECG) has being used for decades as a reliable and inexpensive tool to diagnose acute myocardial infarction (AMI). ECG diagnosis of an occluded coronary artery is of the utmost importance. We present the case of a 46 year-old man admitted to our hospital for inferior AMI. The ECG findings suggested right coronary artery occlusion. Coronary angiography showed left circumflex artery occlusion. We also briefly review the literature. (Cardiol J 2011; 18, 2: 204-206).
Enes E Gul; Kjell C Nikus; Osman Sonmez; Mehmet Kayrak
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Cardiology journal     Volume:  18     ISSN:  1897-5593     ISO Abbreviation:  Cardiol J     Publication Date:  2011  
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Created Date:  2011-03-24     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101392712     Medline TA:  Cardiol J     Country:  Poland    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  204-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
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