Coronary artery spasm in the transplanted human heart: A case report

Jyotsna N. Dalal, Jeffrey A. Brinker, Jon R. Resar

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Abstract

This report describes a patient manifesting spontaneous and catheter- induced coronary artery spasm in a transplanted, denervated heart. This diagnosis should be considered in patients undergoing posttransplant coronary angiography. Intracoronary nitroglycerin should routinely be administered prior to coronary artery injections during posttransplant angiography.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)291-294
Number of pages4
JournalAngiology
Volume47
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 1996

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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