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Spontaneous dissection of the coronary and vertebral arteries post-partum: case report and review of the literature

  • Marta Cenkowski1,
  • Megan daSilva2,
  • Kimberly-Ann Bordun2,
  • Farrukh Hussain3,
  • Iain DC Kirkpatrick4 and
  • Davinder S Jassal2, 3, 4, 5Email author
BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth201212:122

Received: 9 July 2012

Accepted: 29 October 2012

Published: 2 November 2012

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9 Jul 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
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16 Oct 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - amar patnaik
26 Oct 2012 Author responded Author comments - Davinder Jassal
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26 Oct 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 3
29 Oct 2012 Editorially accepted
2 Nov 2012 Article published 10.1186/1471-2393-12-122

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Anesthesia, University of Manitoba
Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences, St. Boniface General Hospital, University of Manitoba
Section of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba
Department of Radiology, University of Manitoba
Cardiology, Radiology and Physiology Rm Y3531, Bergen Cardiac Care Centre Section of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba St. Boniface General Hospital