Postpartum unmasking of a severe triple-vessel-disease with acute myocardial infarction

@article{Rademacher2010PostpartumUO,
  title={Postpartum unmasking of a severe triple-vessel-disease with acute myocardial infarction},
  author={Wilma Rademacher and Alexander L Lauten and Angela Lauten and A. Ragoschke-schumm and Hans R. Figulla},
  journal={Clinical Research in Cardiology},
  year={2010},
  volume={99},
  pages={463-466}
}
Myocarditis as well as acute myocardial infarction may both present with similar clinical, laboratory, electrocardiographic and echocardiographic abnormalities making it difficult to discriminate between the two conditions. Diagnosis of heart disease during pregnancy is even more challenging due to restraints on diagnostic procedures associated with radiation exposure or administration of drugs and contrast agents. Herein, we report the fateful course of a pregnant woman with severe coronary… CONTINUE READING
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