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Left main mycotic aneurysm causing myocardial infarction.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20847977     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Mycotic coronary aneurysms are rare, and simultaneous involvement of the left main, left anterior descending and circumflex arteries has never been described. In the present case, multislice computed tomography was an invaluable tool to adequately delineate the aneurysm from the surrounding structures and to plan cardiac surgery accordingly.
Helena Tizón-Marcos; Rodrigo Bagur; Sylvie Bilodeau; Eric Larose; François Dagenais; Jean-Pierre Déry
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Canadian journal of cardiology     Volume:  26     ISSN:  1916-7075     ISO Abbreviation:  Can J Cardiol     Publication Date:    2010 Aug-Sep
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-09-17     Completed Date:  2010-10-15     Revised Date:  2013-05-27    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8510280     Medline TA:  Can J Cardiol     Country:  Canada    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  e276-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Multidisciplinary Department of Cardiology, Institut Universitaire de Cardiologie et de Pneumologie de Québec, Université Laval, Quebec.
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MeSH Terms
Aneurysm, Infected / complications*,  radiography
Coronary Aneurysm / complications*,  radiography
Diagnosis, Differential
Middle Aged
Myocardial Infarction / microbiology*,  radiography

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