Mitral apparatus assessment by delayed enhancement CMR: Relative impact of infarct distribution on mitral regurgitation Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Anterior Wall Myocardial Infarction
  • Inferior Wall Myocardial Infarction
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Cine
  • Mitral Valve
  • Mitral Valve Insufficiency
  • Myocardium

abstract

  • Papillary muscle infarction is common after AMI, affecting nearly one-third of patients. Extent of PMI parallels adjacent LV wall injury, with lateral infarction-rather than PMI-associated with increased severity of post-AMI MR.

publication date

  • February 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4048744

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jcmg.2012.08.016

PubMed ID

  • 23489536

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 220

end page

  • 34

volume

  • 6

number

  • 2