Right coronary artery dissection and acute infarction due to blunt trauma: Report of a case


Coronary artery dissection occurring after a nonpenetrating chest trauma is extremely rare. We describe herein the case of a 43-year-old man who suffered traumatic myocardial infarction after an intimal tear of the right coronary artery had been inflicted by a horse stepping on his back. 
DOI: 10.1007/s005950050265


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