[Myocardial ultrastructure in sudden cardiac death].

The state of myocardial ultrastructure was studied on the materials of urgent autopsies in sudden cardiac death (SCD) of 27 men varying in ages from 24 to 60 years. Destructive ultrastructural changes as well as intact cardiomyocytes and cells with signs of true and "incompetent" hypertrophy were found in the myocardium in SCD. Considering a certain set of… (More)