DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2320-6012.ijrms20164246

Left ventricular pseudoaneurysm due to patch dehiscence after ventricular septal rupture repair

Sanjeev Sanghvi, Anil Baroopal, Rohit Mathur

Abstract


Ventricular septal rupture is a rare complication of acute myocardial infarction and has a high mortality. We present a case of 52-year-old male patient with left ventricular pseudoaneurysm due to patch dehiscence after surgical repair of post-myocardial infarction ventricular septal rupture.


Keywords


Patch dehiscence, Pseudoaneurysm, Ventricular septal rupture

Full Text:

PDF

References


Topaz O, Taylor AL. Interventricular septal rupture complicating acute myocardial infarction: From pathophysiologic features to the role of invasive and noninvasive diagnostic modalities in current management. Am J Med. 1992;93:683-88.

Radford MJ, Johnson RA, Daggett WM Jr, Fallon JT, Buckley MJ, Gold HK, et al. Ventricular septal rupture: a review of clinical and physiologic features and an analysis of survival. Circulation. 1981;64:545-53.

Crenshaw BS, Granger CB, Birnbaum Y, Pieper KS, Morris DC, Kleiman NS, et al. Risk factors, angiographic patterns, and outcomes in patients with ventricular septal defect complicating acute myocardial infarction. GUSTO-I (Global Utilization of Streptokinase and TPA for Occluded Coronary Arteries) Trial Investigators. Circulation. 2000;101:27-32.

Moreyra AE, Huang MS, Wilson AC, Deng Y, Cosgrove NM, Kostis JB. Trends in incidence and mortality rates of ventricular septal rupture during acute myocardial infarction. Am J Cardiol. 2010;106:1095-1100.

French JK, Hellkamp AS, Armstrong PW, Cohen E, Kleiman NS, O’Connor CM, et al. Mechanical complications after percutaneous coronary intervention in ST-elevation myocardial infarction (from APEX-AMI). Am J Cardiol. 2010;105:59-63.

Amin FR, Mondal AK, Al-Obaidi M, Missouris CG. Ventricular septal rupture and intraseptal pseudo-aneurysm complicating acute myocardial infarction: management in the multimodality imaging era. Postgrad Med J. 2012;88:425-6.

Edwards BS, Edward WD, Edward JE. Ventricular septal rupture complicating acute myocardial infarction: identification of simple and complex types in 53 autopsied hearts. Am J cardiol. 1984;54:1201-5.

Pang PY, Sin YK, Lim CH, Tan TE, Lim SL, Chao VT, et al. Outcome and survival analysis of surgical repair of post-infarction ventricular septal rupture. J Cardiothoracic Surg. 2013,8:44.

Assenza GE, McElhinney DB, Valente AM, Pearson DD, Volpe M, Martucci G, et al. Transcatheter closure of post-myocardial infarction ventricular septal rupture. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2013;6:59-67.

Deja MA, Szostec J, Widenka K, Szafron B, Spyt TJ, Hickey MS, et al. Postinfarction ventricular septal defect – can we do better? Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2000;18:194-201.