Cardiology Research, ISSN 1923-2829 print, 1923-2837 online, Open Access
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Case Report

Volume 2, Number 1, February 2011, pages 42-45

Acute ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction in Patients With Immune Thrombocytopenia Purpura: A Case Report


Figure 1.
Figure 1. Initial presenting electrocardiogram: sinus rhythm with premature atrial and ventricular contractions, ST Elevation and Q waves in II, III, and aVF and tall R wave in V2 consistent with infero-post wall MI, STEMI.
Figure 2.
Figure 2. Follow-up electrocardiogram with formation of Q waves and normalization of the ST-T changes.
Figure 3.
Figure 3. Right coronary artery (RCA) pre-intervention revealing 90% occlusion of the mid RCA with thrombus formation.
Figure 4.
Figure 4. Right coronary artery (RCA) after bare metal implantation in the mid RCA.