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Acute Myocardial Infarction in a 17-Year-Old Boy Secondary to Lightning Strike
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آذري، علي نويسنده Azari, Ali , بيگدلو، ليلا نويسنده , , پيشبين، الهام نويسنده Cardiologist, Emergency Medicine Department, Imam Reza Hospital, Mashhad University of Medical Science, Mashhad Iran Pishbin, Elham , روحاني، اتوشه نويسنده دكتر اتوشه روحاني (استاديار)، گروه قلب، دانشگاه علوم پزشكي ياسوج، كهكيلويه و بوير احمد، ايران. Rohani, Atooshe
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فصلنامه با شماره پیاپی 0 سال 2013
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Although lightning is an uncommon phenomenon in nature; it can cause many destructive incidents. In the event of a lightning strike, multiple organs particularly the cardiovascular systems are at risk of injury. Short-term mortality depends on its cardiac effects. In this paper, the authors report the development of myocardial infarction and pericardial effusion after lightning injury, a typical example of “side splash”
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Journal of Cardio- Thoracic Medicine
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Journal of Cardio- Thoracic Medicine
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