Statin-induced tendon rupture in a patient with high 10-year ASCVD
score; a case report
AbstractWe present 58-year-old man on long-term statin therapy with history of
ischemic heart disease and percutaneous coronary intervention.
Statin-associated tendon rupture is an uncommon clinical presentation
that happened in our case. We review the literature to find the reliable
substitute of statin in such high-risk patients for atherosclerotic