anterior myocardial infarction

an·te·ri·or my·o·car·di·al in·farc·tion

infarction involving the anterior wall of the left ventricle, and producing indicative electrocardiographic changes in the anterior chest leads and often in limb leads, I and aVL.
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Cannabis-induced coronary artery thrombosis and acute anterior myocardial infarction in a young man.
Prognostic significance and natural history of left ventricular thrombi in patients with acute anterior myocardial infarction: a two dimensional echocardiographic study.
He underwent elective PCI due to an anterior myocardial infarction 3 years before admission, with stent implantation in the anterior descending branch and right coronary artery.
With the electrodes placed correctly (Figure 2), the ECG had most of the features of acute anterior myocardial infarction due to left anterior descending occlusion proximal to the first major septal perforating branch and the first diagonal branch: ST-segment elevation in lead aVR, ST-segment depression in lead V5, ST-segment depression in leads II and III and/or aVF [greater than or equal to] 1 mm when 1.0 mV = 1 mm, Q waves in lead aVL [greater than or equal to] 0.03 seconds, and ST-segment elevation in lead aVL [greater than or equal to] 1 mm.
Sinisalo, "Differences in ST-elevation and T-wave amplitudes do not reliably differentiate takotsubo cardiomyopathy from acute anterior myocardial infarction," Journal of Electrocardiology, vol.
In our case we demonstrated dissolution of coronary artery thrombus after defibrillation for primary ventricular fibrillation by angiography prior to primary percutaneous coronary intervention in a patient with anterior myocardial infarction to whom antiplatelet and anticoagulant therapy were administered.
Usefulness of the electrocardiogram in predicting the occlusion site in acute anterior myocardial infarction with isolated disease of the left anterior descending coronary artery.
Impact of upstream high bolus dose tirofiban on left ventricular systolic function in patients with acute anterior myocardial infarction treated by primary coronary intervention.
Anterior Myocardial Infarction and Low Ejection Fraction: Should We Anticoagulate?.
In this report, we present a patient who was admitted to our coronary care unit with acute anterior myocardial infarction (MI).
reports a case of a 16-year-old boy with a history of heavy solvent abuse--of unknown duration--who suffered from an anterior myocardial infarction complicated by cardiac arrest via a mechanism of ventricular fibrillation [6].
This study prospectively enrolled 14 adults from 40 to 66 years old with a recent (within 28 to 90 days) or chronic (within 91 to 365 days) anterior myocardial infarction, left-ventricular dysfunction and an infarct size >15 percent of left-ventricular mass and infused them with CAP-1002 at a dose of either 12.5M or 25M using stop-flow intracoronary infusion.

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