Heroin abuse and myocardial infarction

Sztajzel J., KARPUZ M. H. , Rutishauser W.

International Journal of Cardiology, vol.47, no.2, pp.180-182, 1994 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 1994
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/0167-5273(94)90187-2
  • Title of Journal : International Journal of Cardiology
  • Page Numbers: pp.180-182


A young woman developed an acute transmural infarction due to an acute thrombosis of the left anterior descending coronary artery, probably induced by a previous abuse of intravenous heroin. © 1994.