Suggested Readings

1. Elming H, Kober L. Spontaneous coronary artery dissection. Case report and literature review. Scand Cardiovasc J. 1999; 33:175-9.

2. Atay Y, Yagdi T, Turkoglu C, Altintig A, Buket S. Spontaneous dissection of the left main coronary artery: a case report and review of the literature. J Card Surg. 1996; 11:371-5.

3. Waller BF, Fry ET, Hermiller JB, Peters T, Slack JD. Nonatherosclerotic causes of coronary artery narrowing--Part II. Clin Cardiol. 1996; 19:58791.

4. Jouriles NJ. Atypical chest pain. Emerg Med Clin North Am. 1998 Nov; 16:717-40.

5. Borczuk AC; van Hoeven KH; Factor SM. Review and hypothesis: the eosinophil and peripartum heart disease (myocarditis and coronary artery dissection)--coincidence or pathogenetic significance? Cardiovasc Res. 1997; 33:527-32.

6. Hahn IH, Hoffman RS. Cocaine use and acute myocardial infarction. Emerg Med Clin North Am. 2001; 19:493-510.

7. Rump AF, Theisohn M, Klaus W. The pathophysiology of cocaine cardiotoxicity. Forensic Sci Int. 1995; 71:103-15.

Figure 9. Coronary artery dissection. Notice the blood in the adventitia compressing the lumen of the vessel (arrow).
Figure JO. Coronary artery dissection, histologic section. Blood is dissecting the layers of the

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