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Spontaneous closure of a left ventricle pseudoaneurysm following apical venting.
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PMID:  20797974     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Cardiac surgery is the second most frequent aetiology of left ventricular pseudoaneurysm (LVP). Left ventricular apical venting is a recognized cause of LVP. Prompt surgical treatment is usually needed since there is a high risk of rupture and spontaneous closure is very rare. We describe a case of spontaneous closure of a left ventricle pseudoaneurysm following apical venting.
Ricardo Lopes; Jorge Almeida; João Carlos Silva; Pedro Bernardo Almeida; António J Madureira; Isabel Ramos; Paulo Pinho; Maria Júlia Maciel
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2010-08-25
Journal Detail:
Title:  European journal of echocardiography : the journal of the Working Group on Echocardiography of the European Society of Cardiology     Volume:  12     ISSN:  1532-2114     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur J Echocardiogr     Publication Date:  2011 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-02-10     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  100890618     Medline TA:  Eur J Echocardiogr     Country:  England    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  E6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Serviço de Cardiologia, Hospital São João, E.P.E, Alameda Prof. Hernâni Monteiro, 4200-319 Porto, Portugal.
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