STEMI in post partum: how can OCT be helpful?
Dr Sonia Houssany et Dr Julien Adjedj
Hôpital Cochin, Paris
A 38 years old woman was admitted to our department by mobile care unit for chest pain at day 7 of post partum.
Her medical history included only gestational diabetes and a smoking habit.
She experienced chest pain at rest, while waking up and called for medical assistance. ECG revealed a ST elevation in anterior lead, therefore the patient was referred to the cath lab for coronary angiography.
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Provisional Stenting with re-POT procedure on distal left main artery.
François DERIMAY, Gérard FINET
Fédération de Cardiologique Médicale
Hopital Cardiologique Louis Pradel, Lyon
A 66 year-old man , with previous history of diabetes mellitus and hypertension was admitted for an unstable angina.
The initial coronary angiography (6Fr catheter) showed a distal LM to proximal LAD tight lesion and no lesion on RCA.
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Where is the true lumen?
Geraud Souteyrand & Pascal Motreff
Cardiology Department, CHU Clermont-Ferrand
A 59 year-old man is admitted in our institution for a first STEMI
His medical history includes a previous ischemic stroke with residual hemiplegia, dyslipidemia and previous smoking.
The diagnosis is made by mobile care unit physicians at H4 . Initial EKG depict ST elevation in the anterior leads. The patient is referred to our cath lab for emergent coronary angiography Cliquez pour voir plus :: Click to see more CASE OF THE MONTH : JANUARY
A normal coronary angiography … really?
Nicolas Amabile & Christophe Caussin
Institut Mutualiste Montsouris, Paris
- A 65 year-old man was referred for transient ST elevation MI.
- Medical history:
- Thrombophilia (FV Leiden)
- CV risk factors: Mild dyslipidemia
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