Left ventricular pseudoaneurysm following infective endocarditis--a case report

Indian Heart J. Sep-Oct 1991;43(5):395-6.


A patient with pseudoaneurysm involving anterolateral border of left ventricle following infective endocarditis of aortic valve with severe aortic incompetence is reported. He showed clinical improvement after aneurysmectomy and aortic valve replacement.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Aortic Valve Insufficiency / complications
  • Endocarditis, Bacterial / complications*
  • Heart Aneurysm / diagnostic imaging
  • Heart Aneurysm / etiology*
  • Heart Aneurysm / surgery
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Radiography