CONRAD L. PIRANI, M.D.; JAKUB G. SCHLICHTER, M.D.
This is a report of a case of extensive subendocardial myocardial infarction involving the interventricular septum and the anterior wall of the left ventricle. There was no coronary occlusion, and the electrocardiogram showed no evidence suggestive of a recent myocardial infarct. The rarity of this condition warrants a case report.
An 82 year old white female3 was admitted for the first time after she had collapsed following the extraction of two teeth. Diabetes mellitus was diagnosed at that time, and the Wassermann and Kahn reactions were found to be positive (4 plus). After six days of treatment with
PIRANI CL, SCHLICHTER JG. SUBENDOCARDIAL MYOCARDIAL INFARCT1. Ann Intern Med. ;25:847–851. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-25-5-847
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1946;25(5):847-851.
Acute Coronary Syndromes, Cardiology, Coronary Heart Disease, Emergency Medicine.
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