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- aDivision of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York
- bDepartment of Cardiology, Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York
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Dr. Shinichiro Ikeda, Maimonides Medical Center, 4802 Tenth Avenue, Brooklyn, New York 11219.
We present a case of spontaneous coronary artery dissection associated with cabergoline treatment for prolactinoma. A 31-year-old woman with history of hypertension and prolactinoma, treated with cabergoline, presented with chest pain. She had non–ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction with double vessel coronary artery dissection and was treated with coronary artery bypass grafting. (Level of Difficulty: Beginner.)
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- Received June 11, 2020.
- Accepted July 1, 2020.
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