Rupture of both papillary muscles after acute myocardial infarction: a case report.

Academic Article


  • The authors report a case of transthoracic echocardiographic left ventriculography and surgical pathology findings of a patient with rupture of both papillary muscles after acute myocardial infarction.
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    Published In

  • Heart Disease  Journal
  • Keywords

  • Aged, Cardiac Catheterization, Coronary Artery Bypass, Coronary Artery Disease, Echocardiography, Fatal Outcome, Female, Heart Rupture, Post-Infarction, Heart Valve Prosthesis, Humans, Mitral Valve Insufficiency, Myocardium, Necrosis, Papillary Muscles
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    Author List

  • Patel AD; Abo-Auda W; Chowdhury N; Lan Z; Nekkanti R; McGiffin D; Chapman G; Nanda NC
  • Start Page

  • 285
  • End Page

  • 287
  • Volume

  • 4
  • Issue

  • 5