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Case Reports in Cardiology
Volume 2016, Article ID 1048708, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/1048708
Case Report

Spontaneous, Postpartum Coronary Artery Dissection and Cardiogenic Shock with Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Assisted Recovery in a 30-Year-Old Patient

1Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic, 5777 E. Mayo Boulevard, Phoenix, AZ 85054, USA
2Department of Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 5777 E. Mayo Boulevard, Phoenix, AZ 85054, USA

Received 6 October 2015; Accepted 13 March 2016

Academic Editor: Expedito E. Ribeiro

Copyright © 2016 Kathleen E. Knapp et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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