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Heart. 1998 May; 79(5): 523–524.
PMCID: PMC1728706

Atrioventricular fistula: an unusual complication of a ventricular pseudoaneurysm after myocardial infarction

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Figure 1
Transoesophageal echocardiogram showing the ventricular pseudoaneurysm (pa) invaginating the left atrial cavity (la). LV, left ventricle.
Figure 2
Transoesophageal echocardiography colour flow Doppler image identifying a fistulous communication (arrow) between the ventricular pseudoaneurysm (PA) and the left atrial cavity (LA). LV, left ventricle.
Figure 3
Left ventriculography demonstrating contrast opacification of an inferoposterior pseudoaneurysm (PA) and the left atrium (LA) via a fistulous communication. LV, left ventricle; AO, aorta.

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