A case of vasospastic angina resulting from coronary emboli in a patient with prosthetic valves

Kosar F., Gullu H., Sahin I., Acikgoz N. , Topal E., ERDİL N.

JAPANESE HEART JOURNAL, cilt.45, sa.2, ss.325-330, 2004 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 45 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2004
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1536/jhj.45.325
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.325-330


In addition to coronary atherosclerotic disease, coronary thromboembolisin can also lead to acute coronary syndromes. However, coronary thromboembolism due to prosthetic heart valves is very rare and not very well-known. It has Only a few cases have been reported. In this paper, we present a rare case with vasospastic angina pectoris secondary to coronary thromboembolism in a patient with prosthetic heart valves.