Thursday, September 6, 2012

Wall

Challenge: This patient has an old MI in which wall?

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2 comments:

Anonymous said...

Posterior?

Craig Chen said...

yes - good catch
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Wall

This is a old posterior wall MI due to the tall R wave in V1-V2 (R/S >1.0). A rightward axis is also seen here. Q waves and ST segment changes can also be seen in leads V7-V9 (not shown here).

Source: UpToDate.