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Coronary artery spasm (CAS) simulating inferior ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI).
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PMID:  22582559     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Coronary arteries vasospasm (CAS) is commonly seen in invasive cardiology laboratory during diagnostic catheterization or coronary intervention. Though the incidence of Printzmetal angina is uncommon, coronary vasospasm resulting in acute myocardial infarct is rare, especially if there is no significant atherosclerotic plaque within the coronary vasculature.
Authors:
C K Liew; W S Leong
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Medical journal of Malaysia     Volume:  67     ISSN:  0300-5283     ISO Abbreviation:  Med. J. Malaysia     Publication Date:  2012 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-05-15     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0361547     Medline TA:  Med J Malaysia     Country:  Malaysia    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  108-10     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Cardiology, Hospital Sultanah Aminah Johor Bahru, Malaysia.
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