Protruding Left Intercostal Mass After Left Ventricular Aneurysmectomy

Giuseppe D'Ancona, Giuseppe Mamone, Gianluca Marrone, Francesco Pirone, Gianluca Santise, Sergio Sciacca, Michele Pilato

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In this report we summarize a case of myocardial infarction that developed an apical ventricular aneurysm, which was surgically removed to re-expand and reappear as a pulsating chest wall mass 16 years later.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)657-659
Number of pages3
JournalAnnals of Thoracic Surgery
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2007

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Surgery


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