Absolute alcohol as used to treat esophageal varices and arteriovenous malformations can induce chest pain and chemical mediastinitis (PMID: 2072760). I.V. ethanol may cause acute pulmonary hypertension (PMID: 23377237)

Last update : 04/09/2014
V - Pleural and/or pericardial involvement
VI - Pulmonary vasculopathy
XI - Miscellaneous
XII - Cardiovascular involvement / toxicity