Vol 62, No 4 (2005)
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Published online: 2005-12-12
Submitted: 2012-12-28
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Acute myocardial infarction complicated by cardiogenic shock in a patient with Leriche syndrome - a case report

Anna Borowiec-Kocańda, Jacek Woźniak, Aleksander Maciąg, Andrzej Wiernikowski, Hanna Szwed
Kardiol Pol 2005;62(4):372-374.
Vol 62, No 4 (2005)
Other
Published online: 2005-12-12
Submitted: 2012-12-28

Abstract

Acute myocardial infarction complicated by cardiogenic shock in a patient with Leriche syndrome - a case report: A 46-year-old male with atherosclerosis obliterans was admitted to the hospital due to chest pain lasting for two hours and signs of cardiogenic shock. ECG revealed postero-inferior myocardial infarction. The patient was successfully treated with primary angioplasty of RCA. Due to atherosclerosis obliterans angioplasty was performed by transulnar approach. After 22 days of treatment and rehabilitation he was discharged home.

Abstract

Acute myocardial infarction complicated by cardiogenic shock in a patient with Leriche syndrome - a case report: A 46-year-old male with atherosclerosis obliterans was admitted to the hospital due to chest pain lasting for two hours and signs of cardiogenic shock. ECG revealed postero-inferior myocardial infarction. The patient was successfully treated with primary angioplasty of RCA. Due to atherosclerosis obliterans angioplasty was performed by transulnar approach. After 22 days of treatment and rehabilitation he was discharged home.
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Keywords

acute myocardial infarction - cardiogenic shock - percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty by transulnar approach

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Title

Acute myocardial infarction complicated by cardiogenic shock in a patient with Leriche syndrome - a case report

Journal

Kardiologia Polska (Polish Heart Journal)

Issue

Vol 62, No 4 (2005)

Pages

372-374

Published online

2005-12-12

Bibliographic record

Kardiol Pol 2005;62(4):372-374.

Keywords

acute myocardial infarction - cardiogenic shock - percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty by transulnar approach

Authors

Anna Borowiec-Kocańda
Jacek Woźniak
Aleksander Maciąg
Andrzej Wiernikowski
Hanna Szwed

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