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Left ventricular pseudoaneurysm in dengue fever
  1. Suresh Madhavan,
  2. Jayaprasad Narayanapillai
  1. Department of Cardiology, Government Medical College, Kottayam, Kerala, India
  1. Correspondence to Dr Suresh Madhavan, Department of Cardiology, Government Medical College, Kottayam, Kerala 686008, India; drsureshmadhavan76{at}gmail.com

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Dengue fever is a disease with clinical manifestations ranging from asymptomatic infection to a severe disease. A 4-year-old boy was admitted with serologically proven dengue haemorrhagic fever, with clinical features of heart failure. ECG was suggestive of pericarditis (figure 1A); chest X-ray PA view showed cardiomegaly (figure 1B); echocardiography (figure 1C–E) and MRI (figure …

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