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Left ventricular lipomatous metaplasia following myocardial infarction.

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We present 3 cases of left ventricular lipomatous metaplasia after myocardial infarction evaluated with cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR). Delayed enhancement CMR alone cannot differentiate lipomatous metaplasia from scar. T1-weighted images with and without fat suppression are needed to identify this condition. The aetiology, pathophysiology, and possible clinical significance of lipomatous metaplasia in infarcted myocardium are still unknown. The multi-parametric capabilities of CMR m...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
RDM Cardiovascular Medicine
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
RDM Cardiovascular Medicine
Role:
Author
Journal:
International journal of cardiology
Volume:
137
Issue:
1
Pages:
e11-e12
Publication date:
2009-09-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1874-1754
ISSN:
0167-5273
Source identifiers:
105115
Language:
English
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pubs:105115
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uuid:02aa35c9-3918-450e-8bd7-8d9c71510265
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pubs:105115
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2012-12-19

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