Differential Diagnoses: factors that rule in STEMI in the evaluation of diffuse ST segment elevation

ECG Weekly Workout with Dr. Amal Mattu


A 60-year-old male presents to the ED with chest pain and mild dyspnea. The following ECG is obtained:

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

  1. What ECG abnormalities do you notice?
  2. What is your differential diagnosis for diffuse ST segment elevation seen?
  3. What is the most likely diagnosis based on this ECG?