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Anomalous left main coronary artery is rare. We present four cases where anomalous left main coronary artery was diagnosed during emergent cardiac catheterization for ST elevation myocardial infarction. Procedural characteristics, technical challenges, and relevant literature are discussed.
Rupture of papillary muscles due to infective endocarditis is a very rare event. We report a case of anterolateral papillary muscle rupture caused by Staphylococcus aureus endocarditis, due to direct bacterial invasion of the papillary muscle, resulting in severe mitral regurgitation.