Revista Brasileira de Cirurgia Cardiovascular
Print version ISSN 0102-7638
BONINI, Rômulo César Arnal et al. Rupture of the right ventricular free wall after myocardial infarction. Rev Bras Cir Cardiovasc [online]. 2012, vol.27, n.1, pp. 155-159. ISSN 0102-7638. http://dx.doi.org/10.5935/1678-9741.20120023.
Patient 75, years-old, with free wall rupture of the right ventricle, corrected with prolene 3.0 points anchored in bovine pericardium patch, promoting the closure of the rupture. The patient was discharged on the 59th day after surgery in good clinical ans laboratorial conditions.
Keywords : aneurysm, ruptured; heart rupture, post-infarction [surgery]; myocardial revascularization; anterior wall myocardial infarction.