Vol 62, No 3 (2005)
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Published online: 2005-12-12
Submitted: 2012-12-28
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Variant angina mimicking right ventricular infarction - a case report

Piotr Kukla, Teresa Słowiak-Lewińska, Barbara Hajduk, Maciej Kluczewski
Kardiol Pol 2005;62(3):245-248.
Vol 62, No 3 (2005)
Other
Published online: 2005-12-12
Submitted: 2012-12-28

Abstract

Variant angina mimicking right ventricular infarction - a case report: A case of a 59-year-old man with recurrent angina associated with ST-segment elevation in leads II, III, aVF and V4R-V6R, cardiogenic shock and complete atrio-ventricular block, is presented. Coronary angiography was normal. Therapy with calcium channel blockers was effective. Difficulties in the treatment of patients with variant angina are discussed.

Abstract

Variant angina mimicking right ventricular infarction - a case report: A case of a 59-year-old man with recurrent angina associated with ST-segment elevation in leads II, III, aVF and V4R-V6R, cardiogenic shock and complete atrio-ventricular block, is presented. Coronary angiography was normal. Therapy with calcium channel blockers was effective. Difficulties in the treatment of patients with variant angina are discussed.
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Keywords

variant angina - right ventricular infarction

About this article
Title

Variant angina mimicking right ventricular infarction - a case report

Journal

Kardiologia Polska (Polish Heart Journal)

Issue

Vol 62, No 3 (2005)

Pages

245-248

Published online

2005-12-12

Bibliographic record

Kardiol Pol 2005;62(3):245-248.

Keywords

variant angina - right ventricular infarction

Authors

Piotr Kukla
Teresa Słowiak-Lewińska
Barbara Hajduk
Maciej Kluczewski

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