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Dressler's syndrome after right ventricular infarction.
  1. J. Streifler,
  2. S. Pitlik,
  3. S. Dux,
  4. G. Perry,
  5. C. Hellman,
  6. M. Greenwald,
  7. J. B. Rosenfeld

    Abstract

    Undiagnosed myocardial infarction of the right ventricle presented as Dressler's syndrome. Radioisotopic diagnostic procedures including first-pass and multigated acquisition nuclear angiography ( MUGA ) and thallium-201 perfusion studies enabled a retroactive diagnosis of myocardial infarction, showed it to be in the right ventricle, and clarified the aetiology of the unexplained fever and pleuropericarditis.

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