Differential Diagnoses: the many causes of ST segment elevation

ECG Weekly Workout with Dr. Amal Mattu


A 69-year-old woman presents to the ED with chest pain and shortness of breath. The following ECG is obtained:

Before watching the video, look closely at this ECG and ask yourself these questions:

  1. Which leads have ST-segment elevation?
  2. What is your differential for the ST segment abnormalities seen?
  3. What is the most likely diagnosis?