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All of the following statements regarding subendocardial infarction are true, except: (AIPG 2012)



A These are multifocal in nature I

B These often result from hypotension or shock

C Epicarditis is not seen

D These may result in aneurysm

Ans. D These may result in aneurysm

Ventricular aneurysms result from trarsmural infarcts, which involve the whole thickness of myocardium from epicardium to endocardium, Subenilocoriliol inlarcts being limited to only the inner one-third or at most one half of the ventricular wall do not cause ventricular aneurysms.

Aneurysm of the ventricular wall most commonly results from a large transmural anteroseptal infarct.

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