Advertisement

Multiple ventricular aneurysms

      This paper is only available as a PDF. To read, Please Download here.

      Abstract

      Angiocardiographic study of a case of multiple ventricular aneurysms in a 17 year old Nigerian girl is reported. The patient presented with ventricular tachycardia and has remained well after conversion of the arrhythmia to sinus rhythm. The pathogenesis of multiple ventricular aneurysms is briefly reviewed.
      To read this article in full you will need to make a payment

      Purchase one-time access:

      Academic & Personal: 24 hour online accessCorporate R&D Professionals: 24 hour online access
      One-time access price info
      • For academic or personal research use, select 'Academic and Personal'
      • For corporate R&D use, select 'Corporate R&D Professionals'

      Subscribe:

      Subscribe to American Journal of Cardiology
      Already a print subscriber? Claim online access
      Already an online subscriber? Sign in
      Institutional Access: Sign in to ScienceDirect

      References

        • Edington GM
        Cardiovascular disease as a cause of death in the Gold Coast Africans.
        Trans Roy Soc Trop Med Hyg. 1954; 48: 419-425
        • Walker ARP
        Extremes of coronary heart disease mortality in ethnic groups in Johannesburg, South Africa.
        Am Heart J. 1963; 66: 293-295
        • Wainwright J
        Atheroma in the African (Bantu) in Natal.
        Lancet. 1961; 1: 366-368
        • Shee JC
        Myocardial infarction in Southern Rhodesia.
        Br Heart J. 1963; 25: 25-29
        • Abrahams DG
        • Barton CJ
        • Cockshott WP
        • et al.
        Annular subvalvular left ventricular aneurysms.
        Q J Med. 1962; 31: 345-360
        • Edington GM
        • Williams AO
        Left atrial aneurysms associated with annular subvalvular left ventricular aneurysms.
        J Pathol Bacteriol. 1968; 96: 273-283
        • Edington GM
        • Williams AO
        Heart disease in the African.
        Accad Nazionale A Dei Lincei. 1970; 135: 221-233
        • Chesler E
        Aneurysms of the left ventricle.
        Cardiovasc Clin. 1972; 4: 187-217