Amal Mattu’s ECG Case of the Week – August 10, 2020

HPI:  An 18-year-old female with no known significant past medical history presents to the ED for acute chest pain. The following ECG is obtained:

Case ECG

 

 

Before watching this week’s video, ask yourself these questions:

  1. What ECG abnormalities do you see?
  2. What is your differential diagnosis for diffuse ST segment elevation without reciprocal changes?
  3. What is the most likely diagnosis, and do you think emergent cath lab activation is indicated?

 

 

Key Teaching Points

CME Questions

 

 

 

Kudos:  Big thanks Dr. Nikunj Kotecha for sharing his case this week!

Notes:  Questions for Amal? Email him at amalmattu@comcast.net or find him on Twitter @amalmattu.

 

 

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