Myocardial rupture. Major left ventricular infarct rupture treated by infarctectomy.

Abstract

A myocardial rupture that occurred during anesthesia induction for infarctectomy was successfully repaired, and the patient is well and free of symptoms 10 1/2 months later.

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@article{Anagnostopoulos1977MyocardialRM, title={Myocardial rupture. Major left ventricular infarct rupture treated by infarctectomy.}, author={Evangelos Anagnostopoulos and Sjanneke Beutler and James M. Levett and Jason M Lawrence and C Y Lin and Robert L C Replogle}, journal={JAMA}, year={1977}, volume={238 25}, pages={2715-6} }