Left Ventricular Pseudoaneurysm Repair: A Case Report
AbstractA 50 year old male with a history of myocardial infarction 3 months
prior presents to the emergency department with shortness of breath.
Diagnostic workup revealed a left ventricular pseudoaneurysm of the
inferolateral wall. Coronary artery disease and mitral valve
regurgitation were concomitantly identified. Surgical intervention on
these issues was successful. This case report highlights a rare but
important complication of myocardial infarction.