Coronary vasospasm

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Coronary vasospasm
Classification and external resources
ICD-9 413.1
DiseasesDB 13727
MedlinePlus 000159
eMedicine med/447

Coronary vasospasm is a form of myocardial infarction caused by constricted blood vessels vasospasm affecting the coronary circulation. It can occur in multiple territories of the heart and is separate to coronary disease.

It can cause Prinzmetal's angina.

It can occur in multiple vessels.[1][2]

Atropine has been used to treat the condition.[3]

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