Dressler’s syndrome is seen in? (LQ)
|D||All of the above|
Dressler's syndrome: Recurrent pericarditis, pleural effusions, fever, pain chest Q, anaemia and raised ESR 2-3 months post-MI.
Treatment: NSAIDS; steroids if severe.
Left ventricular aneurysm: This occurs late (4-6wks post-MI), and presents with LVF, angina. recurrent VT or systemic embolism.
ECG: Persistent ST segment elevation Q.
Shoulder hand syndrome = Pain in the shoulder joints occur after 2-3 months.