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Vol 12, No 4 (2017)
Case Reports
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Myocardial infarction in the course of carbon monoxide poisoning

Paweł Kośmider, Iwona Gorczyca-Michta, Beata Wożakowska-Kapłon
DOI: 10.5603/FC.2017.0073
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Folia Cardiologica 2017;12(4):394-396.

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Vol 12, No 4 (2017)
Case Reports
Published online: 2017-09-19

Abstract

Carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning is a common, unintentional cause of death. The clinical manifestation of intoxication is most often neurological and cardiovascular symptoms of hypoxia in both the brain and the heart. A case report of a 55-year-old patient with myocardial infarct in the course of CO poisoning was presented.

Abstract

Carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning is a common, unintentional cause of death. The clinical manifestation of intoxication is most often neurological and cardiovascular symptoms of hypoxia in both the brain and the heart. A case report of a 55-year-old patient with myocardial infarct in the course of CO poisoning was presented.

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Keywords

carbon monoxide poisoning, myocardial infarct, hypoxia, hyperbaric oxygen therapy

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Title

Myocardial infarction in the course of carbon monoxide poisoning

Journal

Folia Cardiologica

Issue

Vol 12, No 4 (2017)

Pages

394-396

Published online

2017-09-19

DOI

10.5603/FC.2017.0073

Bibliographic record

Folia Cardiologica 2017;12(4):394-396.

Keywords

carbon monoxide poisoning
myocardial infarct
hypoxia
hyperbaric oxygen therapy

Authors

Paweł Kośmider
Iwona Gorczyca-Michta
Beata Wożakowska-Kapłon

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