Postinfarction Ventricular Septal Defect
Rupture of the ventricular septum is a rare but devastating complication of myocardial infarction. Recent advances in perioperative support, myocardial preservation, and technique of repair have improved surgical results in a lesion that was almost always lethal prior to the advent of surgical therapy.
KeywordsAcute Myocardial Infarction Ventricular Septal Defect Ventricular Septal Defect Interventricular Septum Ventricular Septum
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