Tjen Jhung Lee
National Institutes of Health
Internal medicineCardiologyRisk of mortalityHematomaIn patientHigh mortalityPump failureMyocardial infarctionMedicineComplication
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#2Aslannif Roslan (NIH: National Institutes of Health)H-Index: 2
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BACKGROUND: Intramyocardial dissecting haematoma is a rare complication of myocardial infarction (MI) associated with high mortality rates. Studies and research of this occurrence are limited largely to isolated case reports or case series. CASE SUMMARY: We report a case of late presenting MI, where on initial echocardiogram had what was thought to be an intraventricular clot. However, upon further evaluation, the patient actually had an intramyocardial haematoma, with the supporting echocardiog...
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