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Open Access Case Review
Non-ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction in the Setting of Sexual Intercourse Following the Use of Cocaine and Sildenafil
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1 Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, New York, NY
Rev. Cardiovasc. Med. 2011, 12(2), 113–117;
Published: 30 June 2011
Acute myocardial infarction (MI) in the setting of sexual intercourse following the concomitant use of cocaine, alcohol, and sildenafil has not been previously reported. We present a case of a middle-aged patient with no previous history of angina pectoris or coronary artery disease who presents with severe ischemic chest pain and an MI induced by cocaine, alcohol, sildenafil, and sexual intercourse.
Acute coronary care
Acute coronary syndromes
Myocardial infarction
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