transmural myocardial infarction

trans·mu·ral my·o·car·di·al in·farc·tion

infarction that involves the whole thickness of the heart muscle from endocardium to epicardium.
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To the Editor: Acquired pseudoaneurysm of the left ventricle is a rare disorder that usually occurs after transmural myocardial infarction or after cardiac surgery.
We present herein a case of a 70-year-old lady who underwent primary PCI for transmural myocardial infarction of left anterior descending artery territory.
The reason for this discrepancy between the nondiagnostic ECG and acute transmural myocardial infarction visualized on CE-CMR is due to the peculiar location and extent of AMI in the left ventricle.
Hodges M: Incidence of left ventricular thrombosis after acute transmural myocardial infarction. Serial evaluation by two-dimensional echocardiography.
In these cases it is rather difficult to diagnose transmural myocardial infarction because their electrocardiographic manifestations do not show clear signs of lesions.
Homocysteine level in patients with established transmural myocardial infarction. J Col Pak Surg Phy 2005; 15: 520-3.
Prevalence of total coronary occlusion during the early hours of transmural myocardial infarction. N Engl J Med 1980;303:897-902.
The authors present a case of a 51-year-old man with ischemic heart disease who suffered acute transmural myocardial infarction (anteroapicoseptolateral localisation) in his history, with delayed percutaneous angioplasty and stent implantation into the left anterior descending branch.
Subendorcardial and transmural myocardial infarction. Am J Med 1979; 66:986-990.
Incidence of left ventricular thrombosis after acute transmural myocardial infarction: serial evaluation by two-dimensional echocardiography.
Serum glutamic oxaloacetic transaminase activity in human acute transmural myocardial infarction. Science 1954;120:497-9.