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Table 2 Relationship between infarct location and thrombus formation

From: Incidence of post myocardial infarction left ventricular thrombus formation in the era of primary percutaneous intervention and glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors. A prospective observational study

Infarct Location Number of Patients LV Thrombus n (%)
Anterior 37 4 (10.8)
Inferior 42 0
Posterior-Inferior 12 0
Lateral 1 0
Total 92 4 (4.3)
  1. n: Number
  2. LV = Left ventricular
  3. % represents percentage of a characteristic within each category