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Double patch repair for a double ventricular rupture.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  24570535     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We describe the case of a 77-year-old woman with recent acute myocardial infarction complicated by ventricular septal defect and formation of a pseudoaneurysm, which were successfully treated surgically with a double patch repair. This case highlights the importance of early recognition of this serious complication, using clinical and echocardiographic examinations, and the various challenges encountered in surgical repair.
Authors:
Divyesh Sharma; Ganesh Manoharan; Haralabos Parissis
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2013-07-01
Journal Detail:
Title:  Asian cardiovascular & thoracic annals     Volume:  21     ISSN:  1816-5370     ISO Abbreviation:  Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann     Publication Date:  2013 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-02-26     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9503417     Medline TA:  Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann     Country:  England    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  470-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
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