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A case of spontaneous left-sided pneumothorax with ECG changes resembling acute myocardial infarction.

Authors
  • Raev, D
Type
Published Article
Journal
International Journal of Cardiology
Publisher
Elsevier
Publication Date
Oct 11, 1996
Volume
56
Issue
2
Pages
197–199
Identifiers
PMID: 8894793
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

This is a report on a patient who developed spontaneous left-sided pneumothorax in postoperative setting which was misdiagnosed as acute myocardial infarction because of ECG changes resembling acute anterior myocardial infarction combined with a history of retrosternal chest pain and hemodynamic instability.

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