Spontaneous coronary artery dissection in a postpartum e-cigarette smoker.

@article{Ahmed2018SpontaneousCA,
  title={Spontaneous coronary artery dissection in a postpartum e-cigarette smoker.},
  author={Navid Ahmed and Aleksandr Kalininskiy and Himali Gandhi and Jooyoung Julia Shin},
  journal={BMJ case reports},
  year={2018},
  volume={2018}
}
Spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD) is a rare but lethal cause of acute coronary syndrome that occurs in young women during the peripartum/postpartum periods. We present a case of a 41-year-old woman with no significant medical history, but was a habitual e-cigarette smoker who presented with atypical chest pain 2 weeks after an uncomplicated… CONTINUE READING