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25-year-old patient with anorexia and suspected acute coronary syndrome

Michał Marian Bączek, Iwona Gorczyca, Katarzyna Starzyk, Beata Wożakowska-Kapłon
DOI: 10.5603/FC.2017.0113
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Folia Cardiologica 2017;12(6):601-603.

open access

Vol 12, No 6 (2017)
Case Reports
Published online: 2017-12-29

Abstract

We present the case of a 25-year-old woman, suffering from anorexia nervosa, admitted to the Department of Cardiology on suspicion of acute coronary syndrome. Based on the case, the authors point out severity of organ damage and how to perform proper nutrition treatment.

Abstract

We present the case of a 25-year-old woman, suffering from anorexia nervosa, admitted to the Department of Cardiology on suspicion of acute coronary syndrome. Based on the case, the authors point out severity of organ damage and how to perform proper nutrition treatment.
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Keywords

anorexia, cardiological complications

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Title

25-year-old patient with anorexia and suspected acute coronary syndrome

Journal

Folia Cardiologica

Issue

Vol 12, No 6 (2017)

Pages

601-603

Published online

2017-12-29

DOI

10.5603/FC.2017.0113

Bibliographic record

Folia Cardiologica 2017;12(6):601-603.

Keywords

anorexia
cardiological complications

Authors

Michał Marian Bączek
Iwona Gorczyca
Katarzyna Starzyk
Beata Wożakowska-Kapłon

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