Calcified Left Ventricular Aneurysm: “An Egg in the Heart”

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Abstract

We present a peculiar case of left ventricular aneurysm which had calcified over 14 years post anterior myocardial infarction and appears to be like an egg in the heart. Previous cases reported of calcified LV ring were associated with Left Ventricular mural thrombus. In our patient, we did not identify any mural thrombus.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)214-215
Number of pages2
JournalOpen Cardiovascular Medicine Journal
Volume4
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 26 Nov 2010

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