An unusual case of ST elevation myocardial infarction in a teenager with a coronary artery fistula.

Francesca Cortese, Michele Gesualdo, Tommaso Acquaviva, Filippo Masi, Domenico Zanna, Emanuela De Cillis, Alessandro Bortone, Marco Matteo Ciccone

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coronary artery fistula; ST-elevation myocardial infarction; percutaneous closure.

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