ea0077lb28 | Late Breaking | SFEBES2021
, Richardson Tristan
, Page Georgina
, Holt Helen
Anabolic androgenic steroids (AAS) are class C drugs with adverse effects on health. Prevalence is increasing, often with a lack of awareness of the dangers. We present the case of a 33 year-old male with dilated cardiomyopathy and polycythaemia apparently due to AAS abuse over three years. The patient presented with five weeks of increasing breathlessness and chest tightness. Examination revealed evidence of congestive cardiac failure. Chest radiograph showed evidence of pulm...