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How and when to suspect spontaneous coronary artery dissection? Novel insights from a single-center series on prevalence and angiographic appearance.


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1. CHU Clermont-Ferrand; 2. Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Clermont-Ferrand, Cardiology, Clermont-Ferrand, FRANCE


Aims: Spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD) is an under-diagnosed entity of acute coronary syndrome (ACS); its prevalence remains unclear due to a challenging diagnosis, particularly in instances of intramural hematoma without intimal rupture.

Methods and results: From 1999 to 2014, 5…

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