Diagnostic criteria for inferior myocardial infarction
was typical chest pain, ST segment elevation over than 1mm on two or more than two contiguous leads II, III and aVF, and serially raised Trop I levels.
Single right-sided precordial lead in the diagnosis of right ventricular involvement in inferior myocardial infarction
. Am Heart J 1976;91(5):571-6.
He was discharged with medical treatment since he had an uncomplicated inferior myocardial infarction
(MI) that was stratified for noninvasive evaluation, but due to the presence of postmyocardial infarction effort angina 5 days after discharge, he was admitted to Caribbean Heart Care Medcorp (CHCM) at St.
Our patient had an acute ventricular septal rupture due to acute inferior myocardial infarction
resulting in right ventricular failure and low cardiac output syndrome.
Acute ST elevation inferior myocardial infarction
in a patient with a non-obstructive mechanical mitral valve thrombosis.
However, our case mimics inferior myocardial infarction
and complicating right subclavian artery occlusion and exhibits correlated symptoms and findings.
Objective: To determine the right ventricular involvement in patients with inferior myocardial infarction
by echocardiography in relation to electrocardiographic findings.
Spontaneous dissection of the LAD mimicking inferior myocardial infarction
. Herz 2012; 37: 338-41.
A diagnosis of Kounis syndrome should be considered in young, healthy patients with no atherosclerotic risk factors when they develop an acute coronary syndrome (especially inferior myocardial infarction
) after administration of a potentially allergic agent.
We describe successful coronary artery stenting in a 17-year-old teenager with Takayasu's arteritis and acute inferior myocardial infarction
due to occlusion of the right coronary artery.
DIAGNOSIS: Arm-lead reversal; normal sinus right atrial enlargement and right ventricular enlargement suggesting an ostium secundum atrial septal defect; acute inferior myocardial infarction
As for the past medical history, we mention that the patient had suffered an inferior myocardial infarction
with right ventricular lesions (July 2013), treated using PCI with positive clinical outcome following the procedure.