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Case 6: Left ventricular aneurysm

A 55-year-old man was referred to the cardiac transplant unit with incapacitating angina and end-stage heart failure due to ischaemic dilated cardiomyopathy. He had a transmural anteroseptal myocardial infarct five years before.

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Case 5: Atypical chest pain and murmur

A 28-year-old female presented with atypical chest pain and a murmur. She was not in heart failure, and had no history of previous rheumatic fever or chest trauma.

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Case 4: Heart failure and weight loss

A 71-year-old male presented with congestive heart failure, retrosternal chest discomfort and weight loss. His apex was displaced laterally and downwards and he had a loud, palpable first heart sound.

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Case 3: Mitral Stenosis

A 24yr old female with a diastolic murmer suggestive of mitral stenosis had this ECG.

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Case 2: A serious Arrhythmia

A 60yr old man presented with palpitations, chest pain, shortness of breath and dizziness.

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Case 1: Ischaemic LV Failure

A 68yr old lady with ischaemic left ventricular failure had the following ECG.

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