Ann Clin Case Rep | Volume 4, Issue 1 | Case Report | Open Access

Repair of Left Ventricular Wall Pseudoaneurysm Following Myocardial Infarction (Simple Modification Dor Technique)

Mahmood Hosseinzadeh Maleki, Nahid Azdaki, Mohammad Reza Rezvani and Alireza Rahmani Motlaq*

Cardiovascular Diseases Research Center, Birjand University of Medical Sciences, Iran

*Correspondance to: Alireza Rahmani Motlaq 

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Abstract

A rare but serious complication of myocardial infarction is left ventricular pseudoaneurysm that is in need of urgent intervention to avoid unforeseeable fatal rupture. Here, we present a successful repair of posterolateral and basal left ventricular pseudoaneurysm case, using a modified Dor technique.

Keywords:

Pseudoaneurysm; Dor technique; Left ventricular geometry

Citation:

Maleki MH, Azdaki N, Rezvani MR, Motlaq AR. Repair of Left Ventricular Wall Pseudoaneurysm Following Myocardial Infarction (Simple Modification Dor Technique). Ann Clin Case Rep. 2019; 4: 1750.

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