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March 1981

Mural Thrombus Endocarditis Complicating an Acute Myocardial Infarction: Report of a Case

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Internal Medicine, St Luke's Hospital, Denver.

Arch Intern Med. 1981;141(4):527-528. doi:10.1001/archinte.1981.00340040123031

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)

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