Mitral subannular left ventricular aneurysm. A case report

Edelstein C.L. ; Blake R.S. ; Klopper J.F. (1987)


The original publication is available at


A mitral subannular left ventricular aneurysm in an Ovambo man is described. This condition should be suspected in patients of negroid descent presenting with mitral incompetence and a localised bulge on the left heart border on chest radiography. Mitral and aortic subannular aneurysms are discussed, including the diagnostic use of ECG gated cardiac blood pool imaging.

Please refer to this item in SUNScholar by using the following persistent URL:
This item appears in the following collections: