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Myocardial infarction following sternal surgery.
  1. R. K. Aggarwal,
  2. W. L. Morrison
  1. Cardiothoracic Centre, Liverpool, UK.


    We report a case of myocardial infarction in a 32-year-old man undergoing sternal surgery. Thrombotic occlusion of the right coronary artery with no underlying atheromatous disease was demonstrated angiographically and successfully treated with intracoronary thrombolysis.

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