Images in cardiovascular medicine. Bursting forth: late-developing acute mediastinal abscess after sternotomy demonstrated by cardiac computed tomography.


A 77-year-old man presented with a 5-week history of night sweats, intermittent fever, weight loss, and general malaise. He had undergone coronary artery bypass graft surgery 6 years previously in which the left internal mammary artery was grafted onto the left anterior descending artery and reverse saphenous vein conduits were grafted onto the right… (More)
DOI: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.108.784017


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