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Subacute giant left ventricular pseudoaneurysm mimicking pneumonia

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All authors (Wei-Chieh Lee and Morgan Fu) certify that there is no actual or potential conflict of interest in relation to this article.

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All procedures followed were in accordance with the ethical standards of the responsible committee on human experimentation (institutional and national) and with the Helsinki Declaration of 1964 and its later revisions. Informed consent was obtained from all patients for being included in the study.

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Moderate mitral regurgitation, huge pseudoaneurysm of the inferoposterior aspect of the lateral wall of the LV. (AVI 6574 kb)

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Moderate mitral regurgitation, huge pseudoaneurysm of the inferoposterior aspect of the lateral wall of the LV. (AVI 6574 kb)

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Lee, W., Fu, M. Subacute giant left ventricular pseudoaneurysm mimicking pneumonia. J Echocardiogr 13, 72–73 (2015). https://doi.org/10.1007/s12574-015-0239-3

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Keywords

  • Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
  • Mitral Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Effusion
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Chest Tightness