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Table 2 Lack of correlation between number of severe (≥ 70%) coronary stenoses and acute infarct size (% left ventricular mass) in 200 consecutive and selected fatal cases.

From: Ultrasound imaging versus morphopathology in cardiovascular diseases. Coronary collateral circulation and atherosclerotic plaque

Source Acute myocardial infarct
Cases   200  
  97   103
  ≤ 20 size > 20
Lumen reduction    
   < 69 7   10
   ≥ 70 90   93
   in 1 39   38
   2 37   34
   ≥ 3 vessels 14   21
  1. p < 0.05 for trend