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What is acute myocardial infarction?

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In brief: Heart attack

Acute means happening myocardium is the heart muscle infarction is ischemia/ death of cells medical for heart attack.

In brief: Heart attack

Acute means happening myocardium is the heart muscle infarction is ischemia/ death of cells medical for heart attack.
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Dr. Mark Stern
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: A new heart attack

A new heart attack occurs when some heart muscle loses its oxygen supply and dies.

In brief: A new heart attack

A new heart attack occurs when some heart muscle loses its oxygen supply and dies.
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