Spontaneous coronary artery dissection
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A 35-year-old previously well woman was found dead in bed. She had a past history of vitamin B12 deficiency, headaches and neck pain associated with degenerative changes at the C5/6 level. She was on no medications and had not used oral contraceptives for 4 years. She had recently lost 14 kg in weight and had been attending a gymnasium five nights a week. She was not pregnant or postpartum.
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This article does not contain any studies with human participants performed by any of the authors. Approval to report these cases was given by Forensic Science SA, Adelaide Australia.
This study was not funded.
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The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.
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