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Isolated right ventricular infarction mimicking anterior myocardial infarction presenting with cardiogenic shock.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15258624     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This is a rare case of an isolated right ventricular infarction (RVI), presenting with cardiogenic shock and an electrocardiograph (ECG) mimicking a large anterior myocardial infarction. The patient was treated successfully with primary percutaneous coronary intervention to a sub-totally occluded co-dominant right coronary artery (RCA).
Authors:
Mark Abelson
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Cardiovascular journal of South Africa : official journal for Southern Africa Cardiac Society [and] South African Society of Cardiac Practitioners     Volume:  15     ISSN:  -     ISO Abbreviation:  Cardiovasc J S Afr     Publication Date:    2004 May-Jun
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2004-07-19     Completed Date:  2004-12-22     Revised Date:  2014-01-13    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  100964061     Medline TA:  Cardiovasc J S Afr     Country:  South Africa    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  133-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Diagnosis, Differential
Electrocardiography
Female
Humans
Middle Aged
Myocardial Infarction / diagnosis*,  radiography
Shock, Cardiogenic / diagnosis,  etiology*

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