Right ventricular infarction mimicking anterior infarction: a case report.

@article{Vives1999RightVI,
  title={Right ventricular infarction mimicking anterior infarction: a case report.},
  author={Miguel A Vives and Luis A. Bonet and J Rueda Soriano and L A Lalaguna and Anabelle Opazo Saez and Antonieta Ram{\'i}rez de Arellano and Ma Pilar Portero P{\'e}rez},
  journal={Journal of electrocardiology},
  year={1999},
  volume={32 4},
  pages={359-63}
}
Right ventricular infarction usually occurs in association with inferior infarction, with no remarkable electrocardiographic signs in conventional leads. This report describes a patient with a previous inferior acute myocardial infarction who developed right ventricular infarction with significant anterior lead ST segment elevation (V1-V4) caused by the loss of two large right ventricular branches during a coronary angioplasty of the right coronary artery. The case is discussed and the… CONTINUE READING