An atypical presentation of acute coronary syndrome

Amir Solomonica, Shahar Lavi, Tawfiq Choudhury, Rodrigo Bagur


A 53-year-old woman, with a body mass index of 25.6 kg/m2, and a past medical history consisting of type 2 diabetes mellitus diagnosed 10 years earlier, hypertension, hyperlipidemia and remote smoking presented to the emergency department complaining of chest heaviness, shortness of breath and general myalgia.