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Document type:
Case Reports; Journal Article 
Author(s):
Deutsch, Marcus-André; Cleuziou, Julie; Noebauer, Christian; Eicken, Andreas; Vogt, Manfred; Hoerer, Juergen; Lange, Ruediger; Schreiber, Christian 
Title:
Successful management of neonatal myocardial infarction with ECMO and intracoronary r-tPA lysis. 
Abstract:
Acute myocardial infarction (MI) is a life-threatening condition rarely encountered in neonates. The patients usually present with sudden cardiogenic shock. Clinical management in neonates is extremely challenging. If treatment is delayed, the prognosis is dismal. We report on a 4-day-old full-term male newborn presenting with acute MI and cardiogenic shock secondary to proximal thromboembolic occlusion of the left descending coronary artery. Hemodynamic stabilization could only be achieved afte...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Congenit Heart Dis 
Year:
2014 
Journal volume:
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
E169-74 
Language:
eng 
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Print-ISSN:
1747-079X 
TUM Institution:
Klinik für Kinderkardiologie und angeborene Herzfehler (Prof. Hess)