Author | Jeannie Hoffman-censits, MD

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A Middle-Aged Woman With MI, Stroke, and DVT

February 01, 2008

A 57-year-old woman presents for follow-up several months after a series of thrombotic episodes. Four days after she underwent ankle fusion to relieve pain and edema associated with a leg fracture that had occurred 40 years earlier, she sustained a massive myocardial infarction (MI).