Journal of Medical Cases, ISSN 1923-4155 print, 1923-4163 online, Open Access
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Volume 6, Number 2, February 2015, pages 55-58

Simultaneous Left Ventricular Pseudo-Aneurysm and Ventricular Septal Rupture After a Non-ST Segment Myocardial Infarction


Figure 1.
Figure 1. Transthoracic echocardiogram, parasternal long axis view showing the ruptured pseudoaneurysm compressing the left atrium. LA: left atrium; PsA: pseudo-aneurysm.
Figure 2.
Figure 2. Transesophageal echocardiogram, modified bicaval view showing the coronary sinus and the pseudo-aneurysm. LA: left atrium; RA: right atrium; PsA: pseudo-aneurysm; CS: coronary sinus.
Figure 3.
Figure 3. Transesophageal echocardiogram, modified bicaval view. Arrow shows abnormal flow from coronary sinus to pseudo-aneurysm.