[Secondary angina pectoris. Generalities].

  • Pascal Puech
  • Published 1983 in Archives des maladies du coeur et des vaisseaux


Secondary angina pectoris (AP) resulting from an increase in myocardial oxygen demands not satisfied by increased coronary flow because of severe and usually multiple atherosclerotic lesions, contrasts with primary AP due to decreased coronary flow usually due to coronary spasm. Secondary AP corresponds clinically to Heberden's common AP induced by… (More)


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@article{Puech1983SecondaryAP, title={[Secondary angina pectoris. Generalities].}, author={Pascal Puech}, journal={Archives des maladies du coeur et des vaisseaux}, year={1983}, volume={76 Spec No}, pages={69-70} }