Severe reversible dilated cardiomyopathy associated with a large left ventricular thrombus in a young child with middle aortic syndrome

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Ponniah, Umakumaran; Overholt, Ed;
(2014)
  • Publisher: Images in Paediatric Cardiology
  • Journal: Images in Paediatric Cardiology,volume 16,issue 4,pages7-13 (eissn: 1729-441X)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4521336
  • Subject: Thrombosis in children | left ventricular thrombus | Thrombosis | Cardiomyopathy, Dilated | Middle aortic syndrome | Case Report | coarctation of the aorta | Aortic coarctation | dilated Cardiomyopathy
    mesheuropmc: cardiovascular system | cardiovascular diseases

this article reports a case of a seven-year girl who presented with severe dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) associated with a large thrombus in the left ventricle (LV). She had a long segment stenosis of the lower thoracic descending aorta, possibly due to non-specifi... View more
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