We present two cases of spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD). Both examples encourage a broad differential and open mind for chest pain in a young woman. We also highlight a case of SCAD where the patient presented following ventricular fibrillation arrest, a less common though potentially fatal consequence of SCAD.
DeBoer, Rebecca; Nasir, Usama; and Fraga, Julian Diaz
"Spontaneous coronary artery dissection: chest pain in a young woman,"
Journal of Community Hospital Internal Medicine Perspectives: Vol. 12:
4, Article 13.
Available at: https://scholarlycommons.gbmc.org/jchimp/vol12/iss4/13