A young man with heart failure, diffuse cardiac thrombi, and stroke.

Abstract

A cardiac thrombus provides a substrate for thromboembolic events. Delayed enhancement cardiac magnetic resonance imaging detects a thrombus based on avascular tissue properties, and has been shown to provide improved detection of a left ventricular thrombus, compared with anatomic imaging using echocardiography. We present a case of a young man with… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/RTI.0b013e3181d042ff

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@article{Mendoza2010AYM, title={A young man with heart failure, diffuse cardiac thrombi, and stroke.}, author={Dorinna D Mendoza and Thanh D. Nguyen and Bradley B Pua and Jonathan W. Weinsaft}, journal={Journal of thoracic imaging}, year={2010}, volume={25 4}, pages={W128-30} }