Open Access Case Report

Autopsy Findings of Coronary Artery Dissection Occurring during Coronary Angiography

Palmer RF and McLemore J*

Department of Pathology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, USA

Corresponding Author

Received Date:July 07, 2020;  Published Date: July 20, 2020


The authors present autopsy findings from a case of catheter-induced coronary artery dissection during angiography. This adverse outcome is an uncommon but potentially devastating complication of coronary catheterization. The report will describe the clinical course and autopsy of an elderly woman with multiple comorbidities who had a coronary artery dissection during a coronary angiography procedure.

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