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Persistent Myocardial Ischaemia due to Anaemia in a Patient with Coeliac Disease – A Case Report.


Gąsecka A, Kruk K, Przybyłkowski A, Mazurek T, Kochman J
Heart Int. 2020; 14(1):49-52.
PMID: 36277665.


Coeliac disease (CD) is a systemic disease of inappropriate immune response to gluten, and is associated with 10% increased risk of cardiovascular disease. Here we present a case of a young patient with persistent myocardial ischaemia due to iron-deficiency anaemia despite oral iron supplementation, who was eventually diagnosed with CD.