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A giant coronary artery aneurysm and recurrent ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: A management dilemna

Benjamin Seguy, Eric A. Osborn, Mathieu Pernot, Edouard Gerbaud
DOI: 10.5603/CJ.2019.0048
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Pubmed: 31032877
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Cardiol J 2019;26(2):212-214.

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Vol 26, No 2 (2019)
Letters to the Editor — Clinical cardiology
Published online: 2019-04-26

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Moving image 1: Initial coronary angiography revealing a giant proximal LAD coronary aneurysm with a hazy filling defect at the distal aneurysm edge and TIMI grade 2 flow
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Title

A giant coronary artery aneurysm and recurrent ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: A management dilemna

Journal

Cardiology Journal

Issue

Vol 26, No 2 (2019)

Pages

212-214

Published online

2019-04-26

DOI

10.5603/CJ.2019.0048

Pubmed

31032877

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Cardiol J 2019;26(2):212-214.

Authors

Benjamin Seguy
Eric A. Osborn
Mathieu Pernot
Edouard Gerbaud

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