Case of the Month, Cardiac: April, 2011

History: A 78-year-old female presented with severe acute non-pleuritic, substernal chest pain. ECG and cardiac enzymes were normal.

A coronary CT angiogram was performed.

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What’s your diagnosis?

  1. Superior vena cava thrombosis
  2. Pulmonary embolism
  3. Aortic dissection and rupture
  4. Acute myocardial infarction
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