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Cardiac Murmur Associated With an Abnormal Chest X-ray Film

Robert B. H. Myers; Christopher D. Morgan
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From the Division of Cardiology, Sunnybrook Health Science Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Christopher D. Morgan, MD, Division of Cardiology Room E203, Sunnybrook Health Science Centre, 2075 Bayview Ave, Toronto, Ontario, M4N 3M5, Canada; e-mail: chris.morgan@sunnybrook.on.ca


1998 by the American College of Chest Physicians


Chest. 1998;114(5):1459-1462. doi:10.1378/chest.114.5.1459
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Abstract

Investigation of a cardiac murmur and thrill in an asymptomatic 35-year-old man revealed a foreign body lying within the left ventricular cavity. Upon questioning, the man revealed that he had been shot in the chest years earlier. This is the first reported adult case of a retained intracardiac bullet causing a ventricular septal defect.


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