222014Sep
Acute MI following chest injury

Acute MI following chest injury

A 39-year-old male suffered chest injury following RTA. Chest pain was disproportionate to the chest injury.  An ECG revealed anterior ST segment elevation following surgery. Angiogram revealed the dissection of the LAD due to chest trauma. This lesion was successfully stented by Dr Manoj Aggarwal, Senior Consultant – Cardiology and patient was relieved of symptoms and stabilized.

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Fig 1A, 1B: Coronary angiogram showing dissection of left anterior descending artery.




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