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Title: Radiation-induced coronary artery disease


This report describes three patients who developed myocardial infarction at an untimely age, 4 to 12 years after radiation therapy for Hodgkin's disease. These cases lend credence to the cause and effect relation of such therapy to coronary artery disease.

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Ergon Cardiac Rehabilitation Center, Paoli, PA
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Journal Name: J. Am. Coll. Cardiol.; (United States); Journal Volume: 1
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United States

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Dunsmore, L.D., LoPonte, M.A., and Dunsmore, R.A. Radiation-induced coronary artery disease. United States: N. p., 1986. Web. doi:10.1016/S0735-1097(86)80120-6.
Dunsmore, L.D., LoPonte, M.A., & Dunsmore, R.A. Radiation-induced coronary artery disease. United States. doi:10.1016/S0735-1097(86)80120-6.
Dunsmore, L.D., LoPonte, M.A., and Dunsmore, R.A. Tue . "Radiation-induced coronary artery disease". United States. doi:10.1016/S0735-1097(86)80120-6.
title = {Radiation-induced coronary artery disease},
author = {Dunsmore, L.D. and LoPonte, M.A. and Dunsmore, R.A.},
abstractNote = {This report describes three patients who developed myocardial infarction at an untimely age, 4 to 12 years after radiation therapy for Hodgkin's disease. These cases lend credence to the cause and effect relation of such therapy to coronary artery disease.},
doi = {10.1016/S0735-1097(86)80120-6},
journal = {J. Am. Coll. Cardiol.; (United States)},
number = ,
volume = 1,
place = {United States},
year = {Tue Jul 01 00:00:00 EDT 1986},
month = {Tue Jul 01 00:00:00 EDT 1986}
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