Coronary artery occlusion secondary to graft versus host disease after bone marrow transplant in a 21-year-old.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Coronary artery disease after bone marrow transplantation is rare in children and young adults. We report the case of a 21-year-old who developed coronary artery disease and acute myocardial infarction secondary to graft versus host disease following bone marrow transplantation. Physicians caring for young patients after bone marrow transplantation should be aware of the potential for coronary artery disease and evaluate appropriately.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Huang, S; Martin, P; Campbell, MJ

Published Date

  • December 2018

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 28 / 12

Start / End Page

  • 1484 - 1486

PubMed ID

  • 30221616

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1467-1107

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1017/S1047951118001592


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England