Terlipressin-related acute myocardial infarction: a case report and literature review.

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Acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction after the administration of terlipressin in patients with hemorrhagic esophageal varices is a rare but life-threatening complication. We report the case of a 73-year-old female patient with esophageal variceal bleeding complicated with acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction after intravenous… (More)

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@article{Lee2004TerlipressinrelatedAM, title={Terlipressin-related acute myocardial infarction: a case report and literature review.}, author={Min-Yi Lee and Chin-Sheng Chu and K T Lee and Hsiang-Chun Lee and Ho-Ming Su and Kai-Hung Cheng and Sheng-Hsiung Sheu and Wen-Ter Lai}, journal={The Kaohsiung journal of medical sciences}, year={2004}, volume={20 12}, pages={604-8} }