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Acute ruptured mycotic aneurysm mimicking myocardial tumor with ST elevation myocardial infarction

Acute ruptured mycotic aneurysm mimicking myocardial tumor with ST elevation myocardial infarction Intensive Care Med (2015) 41:1834–1835 IMAGING IN INTENSIVE CARE MEDICINE DOI 10.1007/s00134-015-3749-6 Wei-Ting Chang Acute ruptured mycotic aneurysm mimicking Nan-Haw Chow Yi-Shan Tsai myocardial tumor with ST elevation myocardial Chih-Chan Lin infarction infection. Electrocardiography showed complete atri- Received: 8 March 2015 oventricular block and ST elevation over inferior leads Accepted: 10 March 2015 giving the impression of myocardial infarction. Coronary Published online: 8 April 2015 Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg and ESICM 2015 angiography was therefore performed and demonstrated one huge coronary aneurysm at the proximal left anterior Electronic supplementary material The online version of this descending artery (LAD) (Fig. 1a). Also, the totally oc- article (doi:10.1007/s00134-015-3749-6) contains supplementary cluded right coronary artery (RCA) indicated the infarct- material, which is available to authorized users. related artery (Supplementary Fig. 1a). Owing to failed W.-T. Chang  C.-C. Lin attempts to open the RCA, computed tomography was Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chi-Mei utilized to delineate the structures before bypass surgery. Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan Surprisingly, in addition to the LAD pseudoaneurysm N.-H. Chow (Fig. 1b) a focal mass-like lesion encased the proximal Department of Pathology, National Cheng Kung University College RCA (Supplementary Fig. 1b). Fever and profound shock and Hospital, http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Intensive Care Medicine Springer Journals

Acute ruptured mycotic aneurysm mimicking myocardial tumor with ST elevation myocardial infarction

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Springer Journals
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Copyright © 2015 by Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg and ESICM
Subject
Medicine & Public Health; Intensive / Critical Care Medicine; Anesthesiology; Emergency Medicine; Pneumology/Respiratory System; Pain Medicine; Pediatrics
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0342-4642
eISSN
1432-1238
DOI
10.1007/s00134-015-3749-6
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25851382
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Abstract

Intensive Care Med (2015) 41:1834–1835 IMAGING IN INTENSIVE CARE MEDICINE DOI 10.1007/s00134-015-3749-6 Wei-Ting Chang Acute ruptured mycotic aneurysm mimicking Nan-Haw Chow Yi-Shan Tsai myocardial tumor with ST elevation myocardial Chih-Chan Lin infarction infection. Electrocardiography showed complete atri- Received: 8 March 2015 oventricular block and ST elevation over inferior leads Accepted: 10 March 2015 giving the impression of myocardial infarction. Coronary Published online: 8 April 2015 Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg and ESICM 2015 angiography was therefore performed and demonstrated one huge coronary aneurysm at the proximal left anterior Electronic supplementary material The online version of this descending artery (LAD) (Fig. 1a). Also, the totally oc- article (doi:10.1007/s00134-015-3749-6) contains supplementary cluded right coronary artery (RCA) indicated the infarct- material, which is available to authorized users. related artery (Supplementary Fig. 1a). Owing to failed W.-T. Chang  C.-C. Lin attempts to open the RCA, computed tomography was Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chi-Mei utilized to delineate the structures before bypass surgery. Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan Surprisingly, in addition to the LAD pseudoaneurysm N.-H. Chow (Fig. 1b) a focal mass-like lesion encased the proximal Department of Pathology, National Cheng Kung University College RCA (Supplementary Fig. 1b). Fever and profound shock and Hospital,

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Intensive Care MedicineSpringer Journals

Published: Apr 8, 2015

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