Heart Views

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2017  |  Volume : 18  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 137--140

Surgical treatment of right ventricular rupture caused by total occlusion of the right coronary artery


Mihriban Yalcin1, Diyar Koprulu2, Melih Urkmez1, Mehmet Senel Bademci1 
1 Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Ordu State Hospital, Ordu, Turkey
2 Department of Cardiology, Ordu State Hospital, Ordu, Turkey

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Mihriban Yalcin
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Ordu State Hospital, Ordu
Turkey

The rupture of the right ventricular anterior wall after myocardial infarction is a rare and life-threatening complication associated with high mortality. Early diagnosis by echocardiographic examination and successful treatment is discussed in this case report.


How to cite this article:
Yalcin M, Koprulu D, Urkmez M, Bademci MS. Surgical treatment of right ventricular rupture caused by total occlusion of the right coronary artery.Heart Views 2017;18:137-140


How to cite this URL:
Yalcin M, Koprulu D, Urkmez M, Bademci MS. Surgical treatment of right ventricular rupture caused by total occlusion of the right coronary artery. Heart Views [serial online] 2017 [cited 2023 May 30 ];18:137-140
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