Simultaneous Two-Vessel Subacute Stent Thrombosis Caused by Clopidogrel Resistance from CYP2C19 Polymorphism

@inproceedings{Afzal2016SimultaneousTS,
  title={Simultaneous Two-Vessel Subacute Stent Thrombosis Caused by Clopidogrel Resistance from CYP2C19 Polymorphism},
  author={Ashwad Afzal and Bimal H Patel and Neel Patel and Sudhakar Sattur and Vinod G Patel},
  booktitle={Case reports in medicine},
  year={2016}
}
Clopidogrel resistance from CYP2C19 polymorphism has been associated with stent thrombosis in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention with drug-eluting stents. We present a case of a 76-year-old male who received drug-eluting stents to the right coronary artery and left anterior descending artery for non-ST elevation myocardial infarction and… CONTINUE READING