Acute Myocardial Infarction in a Young Lady with Mitral Stenosis – Uncommon Presentation of a Common Problem

  • AKM Mohiuddin Bhuiyan Department of Cardiology, National Institute of Ophthalmology and Hospital (NIO &H), Dhaka
  • ATM Iqbal Hasan Department of Cardiology, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Dhaka
  • Md Mukhlesur Rahman Department of Cardiology, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Dhaka
  • Partha Pratim Saha Department of Cardiology, National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases (NICVD), Dhaka
Keywords: Acute Myocardial Infarction, chest pain

Abstract

Chronic rheumatic heart disease is the major contributor of valvular heart disease in this subcontinent. It can affect all the four valves. Among them mitral valve is affected most of the time. Involvement of the mitral valve could be presented in various nonspecific way like chest pain, palpitation, shortness of breath, difficulty in swallowing, change in voice and so on. There are few causes behind the chest pain. Myocardial infraction is one of the important cause.

University Heart Journal Vol. 17, No. 1, Jan 2021; 76-78

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2020-12-21
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Bhuiyan, A., Hasan, A., Rahman, M. M., & Saha, P. (2020). Acute Myocardial Infarction in a Young Lady with Mitral Stenosis – Uncommon Presentation of a Common Problem. University Heart Journal, 17(1), 76-78. https://doi.org/10.3329/uhj.v17i1.50886
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Case Reports