Items tagged “myocardial infarction”

8 results found
Case

Anteroseptal hypokinesia after myocardial infarction

 Diagnosis certain
Roberto Schubert
Published 30 Nov 2011
94% complete
MRI
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Acute myocardial infarction in CT

 Diagnosis certain
Sebastian Tschauner
Published 02 Oct 2015
95% complete
CTX-ray
Article

Coronary microvascular obstruction

Microvascular obstruction (MVO), also known as no-reflow phenomenon, is an established complication encountered in coronary angioplasty for prolonged acute myocardial infarction.  Pathology The phenomenon results from obstruction of the myocardial microcirculation, which is composed of vessel...
Article

Myocardial area at risk

The myocardial area at risk (AAR) is defined by the ischemic proportion of the myocardium after coronary occlusion and reflects the potential size of the myocardial infarction 1-9. Usage The assessment of the myocardial area at risk is an important measure in the evaluation of the potentially ...
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Myocardial salvage

Myocardial salvage is referred to as the reversibly injured myocardium in a setting of myocardial ischemia and/or myocardial infarction, which remains non-infarcted after reperfusion 1-7. Usage The assessment of myocardial salvage is an important measure in the evaluation of the efficacy of th...
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Myocardial infarction with non-obstructive coronary arteries

Myocardial infarction with non-obstructive coronary arteries (MINOCA) is referred to as a syndrome characterized by the clinical characteristics of myocardial infarction but with normal coronary arteries or no significant coronary stenosis on coronary angiography. Epidemiology The suggested pr...
Case

Ventricular septal defect after myocardial infarction

 Diagnosis certain
Stefan Tigges
Published 28 Jan 2022
95% complete
CTX-ray
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Calcified myocardial infarction with intracardiac thrombus

 Diagnosis certain
Stefan Tigges
Published 13 Mar 2022
92% complete
CTX-ray