Coronary artery ectasia presenting with thrombus embolization and acute myocardial infarction

Abstract

RATIONALE Coronary artery ectasia (CAE) is characterized by an abnormal dilatation of the coronary arteries. CAE is often associated with the presence of slow coronary flow and may lead to acute myocardial infarction (AMI), even without total occlusion. PATIENT CONCERNS AND DIAGNOSIS We report a case of a 24-year-old male patient with CAE suffering from… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MD.0000000000005976

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@inproceedings{Li2017CoronaryAE, title={Coronary artery ectasia presenting with thrombus embolization and acute myocardial infarction}, author={Yongle Li and Chengcheng Wu and Wennan Liu}, booktitle={Medicine}, year={2017} }