ST-elevation myocardial infarction after pharmacologic Persa
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Wellens' syndrome, also known as LAD coronary T-wave inversion syndrome, is a characteristic ECG pattern that highly suggests critical stenosis of the proximal left anterior descending (LAD) coronary artery. 75% of patients with this finding go on to develop acute anterior wall myocardial infarction within one week unless prevented by early intervention on the culprit lesion. Most instances of ST-elevation occurring during cardiac stress testing have been observed with exercise, with only seven cases reported in the literature with pharmacologic stress. This article presents a case of a patient with no known cardiac disease who presented with chest pain and an ECG consistent with Wellens' syndrome that developed an acute anterior wall ST-elevation myocardial infarction after pharmacologic stress test...

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