TITLE

Student develops chest pains after a significant 'cold'

AUTHOR(S)
Ellis, Chris
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
New Zealand Doctor;6/5/2013, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
The article presents a case study of a 20-year-old student of New Zealand who presented with intermittent chest pain. The electrocardiography (ECG) reveals sinus rhythm, a normal axis, of 84 beats every minute. A cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan reveals a diffuse rim of inflamed myocardium on the left ventricle, but is not in the distribution of coronary, making a pericarditis diagnosis.
ACCESSION #
88265048

 

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