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Vol 66, No 3 (2008)
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Published online: 2008-03-21
Submitted: 2012-12-28
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Case report
Acute coronary syndrome in the form of variant angina pectoris while performing stress echocardiography

Tomasz Wardęga, Janusz Rzeźniczak, Jarosław Drożdż, Karina Wierzbowska-Drabik
Kardiol Pol 2008;66(3):313-315.

open access

Vol 66, No 3 (2008)
Other
Published online: 2008-03-21
Submitted: 2012-12-28

Abstract

A case of a 57-year-old female who underwent dobutamine stress echocardiography is presented. During the test, acute ischaemia with contractile abnormalities and profound hypotension occurred. Coronary angiography showed no abnormalities and coronary spasm was suspected as a possible cause of symptoms.

Abstract

A case of a 57-year-old female who underwent dobutamine stress echocardiography is presented. During the test, acute ischaemia with contractile abnormalities and profound hypotension occurred. Coronary angiography showed no abnormalities and coronary spasm was suspected as a possible cause of symptoms.
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Keywords

acute coronary syndromes; variant angina pectoris; stress echocardiography

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Title

Case report
Acute coronary syndrome in the form of variant angina pectoris while performing stress echocardiography

Journal

Kardiologia Polska (Polish Heart Journal)

Issue

Vol 66, No 3 (2008)

Pages

313-315

Published online

2008-03-21

Bibliographic record

Kardiol Pol 2008;66(3):313-315.

Keywords

acute coronary syndromes
variant angina pectoris
stress echocardiography

Authors

Tomasz Wardęga
Janusz Rzeźniczak
Jarosław Drożdż
Karina Wierzbowska-Drabik

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