A memorable cause of ST elevation

Published: 12 July 2017
Author(s): Kamolyut Lapumnuaypol, Supakanya Wongrakpanich
Issue: July 2017
Section: Internal Medicine Flashcard

A 46-year-old female with hypertension, presented to the hospital with syncope. She was found to have unprovoked submassive bilateral pulmonary embolism. Serum troponin was 0.61. Echocardiography revealed right ventricular dilatation and positive for McConnell's sign. She received catheter-directed thrombolysis.