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Myocardial Infarction

Myocardial infarction (MI) is an area of the myocardium that is permanently destroyed. MI is normally a result of the reduction of blood flow to the coronary arteries due to rupture of an atherosclerotic plaque and ensuingĀ  occlusion of the artery by a thrombus. An unstable angina and acute myocardial infarction are considered to be […]