Coronary artery injury rarely occurs after blunt chest wall trauma. It can, however, lead to extensive myocardial infarction. We report a rare case of acute anterolateral myocardial infarction in a young man after blunt chest trauma.
Srinivasan, MD, Sivakumar; Anreddy, MD, Sandeep; and Mather, MD, Paul
"Acute myocardial infarction after blunt chest trauma,"
The Medicine Forum:
Vol. 8, Article 12.
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