Biventricular thrombi associated with myocardial infarction in a patient with COVID-19: a case report

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Soltani M and Mansour S. Can J Cardiol 2020.


A wide spectrum of cardiovascular manifestations has been documented in patients suffering from coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Usually associated with a poor prognosis, these manifestations include thrombo-embolic events, acute coronary syndrome, heart failure and cardiogenic shock. We describe a COVID-19 patient who presented with subacute myocardial infarction, biventricular thrombi and bilateral pulmonary emboli. Biventricular thrombi are rare, and their presence raises concern for an underlying prothrombotic condition.

PMID:32599017 | DOI:10.1016/j.cjca.2020.06.016

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