LM Stenting in Acute MI with Dissection, Thrombosis, Cardiogenic Shock, and Recurrent Ventricular Tachycardia

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By Sandeep Banga
Saturday, October 27, 2012
Sandeep Banga MD

St. Stephens Hospital, New Delhi, India

St. Stephens Hospital, New Delhi, India

A 27 year old male, occasional tobacco chewer, non-diabetic, and normotensive presented with chest pain of 2 hours duration and was brought to the ER in an unconscious state, pulseless, and with a blood pressure that was not recordable. EKG showed ventricular tachycardia. After DC cardioversion, repeat EKG showed normal sinus rhythm with ST elevation in I, aVl, and V1to V6. Bedside echocardiography revealed an akinetic iinterventricular ....

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