Localised pericardial effusion mimicking anterior MI followi
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Abstract
Regional pericarditis has been described but remains a relatively unknown and under-diagnosed condition. There are no electrocardiography (ECG) criteria to diagnose regional pericarditis and only a few studies have investigated regional pericarditis. Although regional pericarditis is usually observed in patients following myocardial infarction (MI), it has also been reported in other conditions.1,2 We present a case of regional pericarditis with electrocardiographic features mimicking anterior MI.

Case report
A 58-year-old male smoker presented with a one-month history of exercise chest pain. His exercise ECG was borderline normal, so coronary angiography (CAG) was performed. The CAG revealed severe stenosis in the circumflex and right coronary artery (RCA). Borderline severe stenosis was also detected in the left anterior descending (LAD) coronary artery. The fractional flow reserve value was 0.92.....

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4817065/#!po=25.0000
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