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Heart question - types of necrosis

INPATIENT/ ER/ CLINIC/ OTHER ER
PATIENT PROFILE - 49 yo male with chest pain, diaphoresis, and light headedness, sx started 2 hours ago, ekg shows ST elevation in II,III and aVF
QUESTION if not treated aggressively, what type of cell injury this patient will most likely result in?
A Coagulative necrosis
B Liquefactive necrosis
C Caseous necrosis
D Enzymatic fat
E Fibrinoid
F Gummatous
G Gangrenous dry

please explain all types of necrosis and pathogenesis if possible
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