Document Detail


Myocardial infarction in a young woman with isolated coronary arteritis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6125346     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A 26-year-old black woman presented with a febrile illness and subsequently sustained an inferior myocardial infarction with chest pain. CPK-MB elevation and ECG changes. Left ventriculography revealed inferior wall hypokinesis, and coronary angiography demonstrated multiple aneurysms of the coronary arteries. Findings on visceral angiography of multiple organs was normal. Various etiologies were considered; however, her clinical course was felt to be most consistent with periarteritis nodosa and steroid therapy was instituted.
Authors:
R A Pick; M U Glover; W V Vieweg
Related Documents :
19140206 - Prognostic value of combination of heart-type fatty acid-binding protein and ischemia-m...
18024946 - Classification of myocardial contusion and blunt cardiac trauma.
6889206 - Noninvasive testing in coronary artery disease. selection of procedures and interpretat...
3960796 - Infarction of the greater omentum. elusive cause of acute abdominal pain.
9004156 - Clinical aspects of hibernating myocardium.
8089826 - Left ventricular mass and cardiac function in patients with essential hypertension.
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Chest     Volume:  82     ISSN:  0012-3692     ISO Abbreviation:  Chest     Publication Date:  1982 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1982-10-12     Completed Date:  1982-10-12     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0231335     Medline TA:  Chest     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  378-80     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Angiography
Coronary Vessels*
Electrocardiography
Female
Heart Catheterization
Humans
Myocardial Infarction / etiology*
Polyarteritis Nodosa / complications*,  diagnosis

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  A comparison of chlormezanone and temazepam in sleep disturbance.
Next Document:  Stereochemistry of the glutathione-dependent biotransformation of vicinal-dihaloalkanes to alkenes.