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What sort of disorder is a coronary artery dissection?

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Dr. Samir Dabbous
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Serious

It means a tear in the coronary arterial wall and almost always leads to sudden cessation of vital blood flow to the heart muscle ie.

In brief: Serious

It means a tear in the coronary arterial wall and almost always leads to sudden cessation of vital blood flow to the heart muscle ie.
A heart attack.
Dr. Samir Dabbous
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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: Coronary dissection

A coronary artey dissection commonly occurs when a plaque causes the lining of the blood vessel to peel away and obstruct the lining of the vessel effectively causing a heart attack.

In brief: Coronary dissection

A coronary artey dissection commonly occurs when a plaque causes the lining of the blood vessel to peel away and obstruct the lining of the vessel effectively causing a heart attack.
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