Myocardial abscesses complicating a myocardial infarction are rare. Before this case, to our knowledge, there have been no previously reported cases in which patients have survived. We report here a surgical cure of a mural thrombus cardiac abscess.
(Arch Intern Med 1981;141:527-528)
McCallum DG, Grow J. Mural Thrombus Endocarditis Complicating an Acute Myocardial Infarction: Report of a Case. Arch Intern Med. 1981;141(4):527–528. doi:10.1001/archinte.1981.00340040123031
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