Digital Hand Embolization as a Complication of Substance Abuse.
The Journal of invasive cardiology
Intra-arterial injection of recreational substances and drugs is less well described in the literature. It carries a risk for hand ischemia and embolization to the hand digits and ultimately amputation.
Kiernan F, Abdelaziz A, Hiendlmayr B, Gowani SA. Digital Hand Embolization as a Complication of Substance Abuse. J Invasive Cardiol. 2020 May;32(5):E135. PMID: 32357135.