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Rare Silent Ischemic Ventricular Septal Aneurysm and Rupture: A Multimodality Diagnostic Approach
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  • Hong Loan Nguyen,
  • Nicolas Palaskas,
  • Nasser Lakkis,
  • Rashed Tabbaa
Hong Loan Nguyen
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Nicolas Palaskas
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
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Nasser Lakkis
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Rashed Tabbaa
Baylor College of Medicine
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Abstract

Mechanical complications of myocardial infarction are rare but have elevated short- and long-term mortality rates. The authors present a rare case of an inferobasal left ventricular aneurysm and rupture after a silent inferior infarction. A multimodality approach is important in the diagnosis and management.

Peer review status:ACCEPTED

18 Apr 2020Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
23 Apr 2020Submission Checks Completed
23 Apr 2020Assigned to Editor
01 May 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned
06 May 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
02 Aug 20201st Revision Received
18 Aug 2020Submission Checks Completed
18 Aug 2020Assigned to Editor
18 Aug 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
08 Sep 2020Editorial Decision: Accept