Sea como fuere, el tratamiento prolongado con nitratos se suele acompañar de En aquellos pacientes que presentan angina de Prinzmetal sobre un fondo de . We present 2 cases of severe vasospastic angina resistant to intensive medical vagal tone associated with thyrotoxicosis triggers prinzmetal variant angina and Un tratamiento a tener en cuenta en la tirotoxicosis inducida por amiodarona. S: Coronary arterial spasm and Prinzmetal’s variant form of angina induced by hyperventilation and Tris-buffer infusion. Circulation 56, A lead ECG was obtained. From the Cattedra di Fisiopatologia Cardiorespiratoria dell.

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The present manuscript strengthens the hypothesis concerning causality in the association between hyperthyroidism and vasospastic angina, which, if sufficiently prolonged, can provoke myocardial infarction.

Thyrotoxicosis-Induced Vasospastic Angina

The authors wish to thank the reviewers for their xngina and the suggested modifications, which contributed considerably to improving the manuscript. After having experienced several documented episodes of atrial fibrillation and nonsustained ventricular re, the patient began to receive treatment with amiodarone, in primzmetal to the carvedilol that he was already taking.

A second catheterization ruled out complications associated with the previously implanted stentas well a development of new lesions, and the patient was discharged on calcium antagonists and nitrates. Continuing navigation will be considered as acceptance of this use. Once the diagnosis of hyperthyroidism is established, medical treatment usually suffices, although, in severe cases, most of which are induced by amiodarone, thyroidectomy may be necessary.


Two weeks later, he was readmitted with the same clinical signs and symptoms and the same electrical changes, accompanied by anxiety and resting tremor. The patient was a year-old man with dilated cardiomyopathy and angiographically normal coronary arteries in 2 prior catheterizations.

SJR uses a similar algorithm as the Prinzmetak page rank; it provides a quantitative and qualitative measure of the journal’s impact. He underwent primary angioplasty with conventional stent implantation in mid ADA.

The atenolol that had originally been prescribed was discontinued. Calls from Spain 88 87 40 9 to 18 hours. Previous Article Vol Thus, we highlight the importance of determining thyroid hormone concentrations in cases of vasospastic angina, especially when drug resistance is observed, 4 and even if the signs of hyperthyroidism are mild, 2 a circumstance to which previous treatment with beta-blockers can contribute. Previous article Next article.

Hospital General Universitario de Alicante. The episodes of angina at rest were uncontrollable until diagnosis and proper treatment of the concomitant hyperthyroidism, the onset of which was nearly asymptomatic. Forty-eight hours later, a level of free thyroxine of 4.

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Se continuar a dde, consideramos que aceita o seu uso. CiteScore measures average citations received per document published. The cardiovascular effects of hyperthyroidism are well known, and are associated with a hyperadrenergic state and an agonist effect of calcium in the myocardium.

On the other hand, the control of hyperthyroidism proved impossible, despite the use of antithyroid drugs and the discontinuation of amiodarone. SRJ is a prestige metric based on the idea that not all citations are the same. Subscribe to our Newsletter.


September Pages SNIP measures contextual citation impact by wighting citations based on the total number of citations in a subject field. The duration of the follow-up period was 14 months. A repeated coronary angiography revealed a diffuse, severe spontaneous spasm of anterior descending artery ADA Figure 1which reproduced the admission clinical onset.

We present 2 cases of severe vasospastic angina resistant to intensive medical treatment. The main characteristic of the initial clinical course was the difficult management, with frequent anginal episodes, despite the use of high-dose calcium antagonists and nitrates. Finally, the patient underwent total thyroidectomy, fisoopatologia subsequent recurrence of anginal episodes, even after the calcium antagonists were discontinued 2 months after the surgical procedure.

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For the management of this entity, it is essential to control the thyroid activity, which can be curative in itself, obviating the need for subsequent antianginal therapy, 5 especially if there is no accompanying heart disease. Si continua navegando, consideramos que acepta su uso.

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