Acute myocardial infarction in a child with myocardial bridge.
- Xiao-dong Liu, Chun-lei Sun, Su-Ping Mu, Xiao-mei Qiu, Haiiyun Yu
- MedicineWorld Journal of Emergency Medicine
A 7.5-year-old boy admitted to Weifang People's Hospital for heart disease is presented with MI caused by myocardial bridge, which may be one of the causes of MI in children.
Symptomatic myocardial bridge induced acute myocardial ischemia in children: a case report and literature review
The case and literatures indicate that myocardial bridge is a rare congenital coronary artery anomaly in children and should be treated with β-adrenergic first and if ineffective, surgical treatment or implantable automated cardiac defibrillator should be chosen.