lateral myocardial infarction

lateral myocardial infarction
myocardial infarction in the region between the lateral margin of the anterior papillary muscle and the lateral margin of the posterior papillary muscle; on the EKG there are abnormal Q waves in leads I, aVL, V5, and V6.

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