infarctectomy

infarctectomy

 [in″fahrk-tek´to-me]
surgical removal of an infarct.
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Left ventricle (infarctectomy) opened lateral to LAD (aneurysm).
Other surgical techniques include infarctectomy with patch placement and ventricular wall reconstruction (Attia et al 2010).
Surgical repair included infarctectomy and patch, patch repair, direct suture and sutureless technique with or without bypass.
Anthanassiadi K et al during 10 year experience managed post infarct Ventricular Septum reconstruction with synthetic patch and infarctectomy, the mortality remained 50% due to heart failure and multi organ failure7.