Acute myocardial infarction following scrub typhus infection

Dae Gyeun Kim, Jin Won Kim, Yoon Sun Choi, Su Hyun Kim, Seon Mee Kim, Chang Gyu Park, Hong Seog Seo, Dong Joo Oh

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Up to recently, a few cases of myocarditis in the cardiac manifestations of scrub typhus have been reported. However, acute myocardial infarction (AMI) associated with scrub typhus has not been previously reported. We presented a case of AMI ensued on scrub typhus, which were successfully treated by percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI).

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)E18-E20
JournalInternational Journal of Cardiology
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2007 Jan 2


  • Acute myocardial infarction
  • Scrup typhus

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine


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