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Heart 91:477 doi:10.1136/hrt.2004.039768
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Cardiovascular magnetic resonance of left ventricular pseudoaneurysm

  1. A Varghese,
  2. J Pepper,
  3. D J Pennell
  1. a.varghese@rbh.nthames.nhs.uk

    A 60 year old woman presented with an inferolateral myocardial infarction (MI) which was treated with thrombolytics and complicated by heart failure. Transthoracic echocardiography identified a large left ventricular (LV) pseudoaneurysm and coronary angiography demonstrated an occluded circumflex artery. Cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) was performed before surgery. CMR showed a …