Cardiac Findings of Pulmonary Thromboembolism by Autopsy: A Review of 48 Cases

Yakar A., Yakar F., Ziyade N., Yildiz M., Uzun I.

MEDICAL SCIENCE MONITOR, vol.22, pp.1410-1414, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 22
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.12659/msm.897695
  • Title of Journal : MEDICAL SCIENCE MONITOR
  • Page Numbers: pp.1410-1414


Background: To identify the overall effects of pulmonary thromboembolism (PTE) on the heart, we evaluated the heart findings and clinical characteristics of deceased patients diagnosed with PTE.