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Acute myocardial infarction in a patient with primary coronary dissection and severe coronary vasospasm. A case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7486217     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A case of myocardial infarction associated with coronary artery dissection in a thirty-five-year-old woman is reported. An emergent coronary angiogram revealed extensive dissection and thrombosis in the right coronary artery; in addition, severe vasospasm was observed in the left coronary artery on the next day. She was successfully treated with intracoronary thrombolysis and intra-aortic balloon pumping. The patient is alive and well two years after infarction.
Authors:
M Imamura; Y Tsuchiya; H Tahara; T Nii; Y Nakashima; K Arakawa; H Kawaguchi
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Angiology     Volume:  46     ISSN:  0003-3197     ISO Abbreviation:  Angiology     Publication Date:  1995 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1995-11-28     Completed Date:  1995-11-28     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0203706     Medline TA:  Angiology     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  951-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Second Department of Internal Medicine, Fukuoka University School of Medicine, Japan.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Aneurysm, Dissecting / complications*,  radiography,  therapy
Coronary Disease / complications*,  radiography,  therapy
Coronary Vasospasm / complications*,  radiography,  therapy
Female
Humans
Intra-Aortic Balloon Pumping
Myocardial Infarction / etiology*,  radiography,  therapy
Thrombolytic Therapy

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