Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, ISSN - 0973 - 709X

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Year : 2016 | Month : May | Volume : 10 | Issue : 5 | Page : OD23 - OD24

ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction 33 Days after Lung Transplant in a Patient with Non-Significant CAD before Transplantation: A Case Report

Saeed Alipour Parsa, Isa Khaheshi, Amir Dousti, Farah Naghashzadeh, Bahar Ataeinia

1. Associated Professor, Cardiovascular Research Center, Department of Cardiology, Modarres Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. 2. Assistant Professor, Cardiovascular Research Center, Department of Cardiology, Modarres Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. 3. Resident of Cardiology, Cardiovascular Research Center, Department of Cardiology, Modarres Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. 4. Associated Professor, Lung Transplantation Research Center, National Research Institute of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (NRITLD), Department of Cardiology, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. 5. Student of Medicine, Studentsí Scientific Research Center (SSRC), Department of Cardiology, Tehran University of Medical sciences, Tehran, Iran.

Correspondence Address :
Dr. Isa Khaheshi,
Assistant Professor, Cardiovascular Research Center, Department of Cardiology, Modarres Hospital,
Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
E-mail: isa_khaheshi@yahoo.com

Abstract

Acute myocardial infarction after lung transplantation is not well illustrated in the literature. We present a patient with documented non significant Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) in coronary angiography before lung transplant who was referred to our hospital with acute Myocardial Infarction (MI) 33 days following lung transplantation.

Keywords

Air embolism, Acute myocardial infarction, Coronary artery disease, Lung transplantation

How to cite this article :

Saeed Alipour Parsa, Isa Khaheshi, Amir Dousti, Farah Naghashzadeh, Bahar Ataeinia. ST-ELEVATION MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION 33 DAYS AFTER LUNG TRANSPLANT IN A PATIENT WITH NON-SIGNIFICANT CAD BEFORE TRANSPLANTATION: A CASE REPORT. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research [serial online] 2016 May [cited: 2018 Apr 25 ]; 10:OD23-OD24. Available from
http://www.jcdr.net/back_issues.asp?issn=0973-709x&year=2016&month=May&volume=10&issue=5&page=OD23-OD24&id=7800

DOI and Others

DOI: 10.7860/JCDR/2016/18830.7800



Date of Submission: Jan 12, 2016
Date of Peer Review: Feb 11, 2016
Date of Acceptance: Feb 22, 2016
Date of Publishing: May 01, 2016


Financial OR OTHER COMPETING INTERESTS: None.

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