Doctors of MC Erebouni managed to save the life of a patient with a heart injury.
44 y/o man was transferred to MC Erebouni in critical condition, with stab wound of the projection of the heart to the chest wall, in impaired judgment, B/P – 60/30. The head doctor on duty of General & Laparoscopic Department Dr. Ara Meliqyan, MD at primary examination revealed that trauma was common to heart injury. MRI examination was carried out urgently, that also claimed heart injury. The patient was moved to an operating-room immediately. The surgery was performed by General & Thoracic Surgery Department thoracic surgeon Dr. Gagik Soghomonyan and general surgeon of General & Laparoscopic Department Dr. Ara Meliqyan. Heart rate was stabilized. The surgery in its kind is complex and unique. All this was made possible by the serious professional skills of the doctors, as well as technical equipment of MC Erebouni.