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Sept 18, 1967

Myocardial Infarction, Presumably Embolic: Late Complication of Prosthetic-Valve Surgery

Author Affiliations

From Grace Hospital and Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit.

JAMA. 1967;201(12):970-972. doi:10.1001/jama.1967.03130120078027

Myocardial infarction, presumably embolic in etiology, occurred in two young women as a late complication of prosthetic valve surgery.