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An Unusual Pattern of ST-Segment Elevation—Discussion

Arch Intern Med. 2011;171(13):1147-1148. doi:10.1001/archinternmed.2011.60.1.
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Correspondence: Prashant D. Bhave, MD, UCSF Medical Center, 505 Parnassus Ave, M1186, San Francisco, CA 94143 (pdbhave@gmail.com).

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Figure 2. A repeated tracing showing normal sinus rhythm with resolution of anterior and inferior ST elevations. Q-waves in the right precordial leads have also resolved. New findings include ST elevation in leads I and aVL and inferior ST depressions. AV nodal conduction has normalized. There remains a right axis deviation. Precordial lead artifact is a result of poor electrode contact.




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