Title

The first operation for apical hypertrophic cardiomyopathy-Dr Dwight McGoon, 1972

Aurora Affiliations

Aurora Cardiovascular Services, Aurora Sinai/Aurora St. Luke's Medical Centers

Abstract

The first operation for apical hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (ApHCM) was performed on September 7, 1972 by Dr Dwight McGoon at Mayo Clinic on a 16-year-old boy who was thought to have a cardiac neoplasm.

Document Type

Article

PubMed ID

28734434

DOI

10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.02.053