Iatrogenic coronary artery stenosis and late ventricular septal defect after penetrating cardiac trauma repair

J Card Surg. May-Jun 2006;21(3):284-5. doi: 10.1111/j.1540-8191.2005.00126.x.

Abstract

We report herein a 20-year-old male who has apical myocardial infarction due to suturing of the distal left anterior descending artery and late ventricular septal defect after penetrating cardiac trauma repair.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Cardiac Surgical Procedures / adverse effects*
  • Coronary Angiography
  • Coronary Stenosis / diagnosis
  • Coronary Stenosis / etiology*
  • Coronary Stenosis / surgery
  • Echocardiography
  • Gated Blood-Pool Imaging
  • Heart Injuries / diagnosis
  • Heart Injuries / surgery*
  • Heart Septal Defects, Ventricular / diagnosis
  • Heart Septal Defects, Ventricular / etiology*
  • Heart Septal Defects, Ventricular / surgery
  • Humans
  • Iatrogenic Disease*
  • Male
  • Myocardial Revascularization
  • Reoperation
  • Wounds, Stab / diagnosis
  • Wounds, Stab / surgery*