Two-Vessel Coronary Artery Dissection in the Peripartum Period Note (Web of Science)


  • The authors report a case of early peripartum myocardial infarction resulting from spontaneous dissection of the left anterior descending coronary artery and right coronary artery in a twenty-four-year-old woman. This is the first report of double-vessel coronary dissection involving both the left and right coronary arteries diagnosed antemortem and successfully treated.


  • Madu, Ernest C.
  • Kosinski, Daniel J.
  • Wilson, William R.
  • Burket, Mark W
  • Fraker, Theodore D.
  • Ansel, Gary M.

publication date

  • 1994

published in

number of pages

  • 7

start page

  • 809

end page

  • 816


  • 45


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