Complementary role of two-dimensional and Doppler echocardiography in the diagnosis of left ventricular free-wall rupture.

Abstract

We describe a case of left ventricular free-wall rupture of the heart in which the use of two-dimensional and Doppler echocardiography provided the diagnosis. The echocardiographic findings in this condition are discussed and a previously unreported finding is described.

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@article{Taylor1992ComplementaryRO, title={Complementary role of two-dimensional and Doppler echocardiography in the diagnosis of left ventricular free-wall rupture.}, author={Dylan A Taylor and K. L. Chan and L. M. Higginson}, journal={Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography : official publication of the American Society of Echocardiography}, year={1992}, volume={5 1}, pages={93-5} }