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Myocardial infarction in a neonate
  1. Colin L. Berry1
  1. Department of Morbid Anatomy, The Hospital for Sick Children, Great Ormond Street, London W.C. 1


    Extensive myocardial infarction developed in a neonate, apparently as a result of paradoxical embolism from the ductus venosus. It is suggested that in instances of myocardial infarction in the very young this vessel should be examined as a possible source of the embolus.

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    • 1 Gillson Scholar of the Worshipful Society of Apothecaries of London.

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