Acquired dynamic left ventricular outflow tract obstruction complicating acute anterior myocardial infarction: serial echocardiographic and clinical evaluation.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

We describe three cases of dynamic outflow obstruction complicating acute anterior myocardial infarction. Serial echocardiography suggests the intraventricular gradient results from basal hyperkinesis, the latter being a reciprocal response to the apical wall motion abnormality.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Joffe, II; Riley, MF; Katz, SE; Ginsburg, GS; Douglas, PS

Published Date

  • September 1997

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 10 / 7

Start / End Page

  • 717 - 721

PubMed ID

  • 9339422

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0894-7317

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s0894-7317(97)70114-7


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States