Anteroseptal hypokinesia after myocardial infarction

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert

Presentation

Anteroseptal myocardial infarction 2 years ago with stenting. Suspected embolic stroke. Search for embolism source.

Patient Data

Age: 70
Gender: Male

Case Discussion

Late enhancing transmural left myocardial scar in the anterior wall, the septum and the apex. Local hypokinesia in this region on the 2 D FIESTA cine images. Global LV function was normal (EF= 66%). A thrombus could not be found.
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Case Information

rID: 15978
Case created: 30th Nov 2011
Last edited: 24th Oct 2015
System: Cardiac
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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