What are the potential long-term complications of myocardial infarction (MI, heart attack)?

Updated: May 07, 2019
  • Author: A Maziar Zafari, MD, PhD, FACC, FAHA; Chief Editor: Eric H Yang, MD  more...
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Answer

MI may lead to impairment of systolic or diastolic function and to increased predisposition to arrhythmias and other long-term complications.


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