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Characteristics of Extension and De Novo Recurrent Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection

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1. Vancouver General Hospital; 2. Vancouver General Hospital; 3. Vancouver General Hospital; 4. Vancouver General Hospital; 5. Vancouver General Hospital; 6. Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, BC, CANADA

Abstract

Aims: Spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD) is an under-recognized and important cause of myocardial infarction in young women. Recurrent SCAD is frequent but poorly understood. We aim to explore the clinical and angiographic characteristics, and outcomes of recurrent SCAD.

Methods and results: Patients with SCAD …

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