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Post myocardial infarction ventricular septal rupture in a patient with single coronary artery.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  12036538     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A 52-year-old male developed ventricular septal rupture on the third day after acute anterior wall myocardial infarction. Coronary angiogram showed a single coronary artery (right coronary from left main stem) with significant lesions in left anterior descending and in left circumflex coronary arteries. This association has not been reported so far.
V K Ajith Kumar; S Harikrishnan; J M Tharakan
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Letter    
Journal Detail:
Title:  International journal of cardiology     Volume:  83     ISSN:  0167-5273     ISO Abbreviation:  Int. J. Cardiol.     Publication Date:  2002 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2002-05-30     Completed Date:  2002-09-25     Revised Date:  2006-07-12    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8200291     Medline TA:  Int J Cardiol     Country:  Ireland    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  285-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Coronary Vessel Anomalies / complications*
Middle Aged
Myocardial Infarction / complications*,  therapy
Ventricular Septal Rupture / etiology*,  therapy

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