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Challenges in Clinical Electrocardiography
April 4, 2022

Malignant Anterior ST-Segment Elevation

Author Affiliations
  • 1Unit of Cardiology, Department of Experimental, Diagnostic and Specialty Medicine-DIMES, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
JAMA Intern Med. 2022;182(6):672-673. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2022.0661

A patient in their 70s was admitted to the emergency department for chest pain. The patient’s medical history included hypertension and previous high-grade bladder urothelial carcinoma that was treated with radical cystectomy (regular urological follow-up). The patient’s cardiological history was negative, and electrocardiogram (ECG) reports were normal. The admission 12-lead ECG is shown in the Figure.

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