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STEMI - The Big One!!!


The culprit lesion for a STEMI  (ST elevation myocardial infarction)  is total closure of a 
coronary artery.

There is no blood flow to the heart muscle.






 Image source: Millennium and Key Pharm.

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Image source: Millennium Pharm and Key Pharm
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This angiogram shows total occlusion of the right 
coronary artery.







This  ECG show ST elevation  (tombstones) in the inferior leads consistent with a STEMI