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Spontaneous dissection of the left main coronary artery in a patient with Osler-Weber-Rendu disease
  1. C A G V Mieghem,
  2. J M R Ligthart,
  3. F Cademartiri
  1. cvanmieghem@hotmail.com

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A 33 year old woman, with hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia (Osler-Weber-Rendu disease), presented to the hospital 48 hours after a prolonged episode of chest pain. The ECG, showing pathological Q waves in leads V1–V3 and inverted T waves in leads V1–V6, and increased cardiac enzymes confirmed the diagnosis of a semi-recent anterior myocardial infarction. …

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