Anterolateral papillary muscle rupture caused by myocardial infarction: A case report

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BACKGROUND The rupture of the anterolateral papillary muscle is less common than the posteromedial papillary muscle since the anterolateral muscle has dual blood supplies, while the posteromedial papillary muscle has a single blood supply. CASE PRESENTATION We present a case report of a 42 year old male presenting with heart failure being diagnosed to… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1757-1626-1-172

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