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CASE REPORT
Deceitful red-flag: angina secondary to iron deficiency anaemia as a presenting complaint for underlying malignancy
  1. Chanaka Aravinda Perera1,
  2. Richard Peter Biggers2 and
  3. Alan Robertson3
  1. 1 Department of Medicine, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee, UK
  2. 2 Foundation Training School, East of Scotland, Perth Royal Infirmary, Perth, UK
  3. 3 Department of Cardiology, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee, UK
  1. Correspondence to Dr Richard Peter Biggers, r.biggers1{at}nhs.net

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  • Contributors CAP and RPB established plan for this case report and consented the patient. RPB drafted the case presentation to follow-up and CAP drafted the discussion and performed the initial literature review for similar cases. First draft was then discussed with AR who made changes on this and discussed areas for improvement, then discussion re-drafted by both CAP and RPB to produce the final piece with changes made again by AR. All three parties agreed on the final draft for submission and the revision of that draft.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Patient consent for publication Obtained.

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Footnotes

  • Contributors CAP and RPB established plan for this case report and consented the patient. RPB drafted the case presentation to follow-up and CAP drafted the discussion and performed the initial literature review for similar cases. First draft was then discussed with AR who made changes on this and discussed areas for improvement, then discussion re-drafted by both CAP and RPB to produce the final piece with changes made again by AR. All three parties agreed on the final draft for submission and the revision of that draft.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Patient consent for publication Obtained.

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