Two Coincident Coronary Anomalies
- Coronary artery fistula; coronary computed topography -- The diagnostic modality of choice. Early, S. A.; Meany, T. B.; Fenlon, H. M.; Hurley, J. // Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery;2008, Vol. 3, Special section p1
Coronary artery fistulae (CAF) are rare anomalies. They are vascular communications between the coronary arteries and other cardiac structures, either cardiac chambers or great vessels. There can be considerable variation in the course of a coronary artery fistula. We report a case of a coronary...
- Successful closure for a case of congenital coronary artery fistula using a patent ductus arteriosus occluder. Gang Zhao; Heng Jin; Hongping Wu // Cardiology in the Young;10/06/2010, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p97
We describe a case of transcatheter occlusion of a large and tortuose coronary artery fistula in an 8-year-old girl. During 2.5 yearsï¿½ of follow-up, she had no complaints and developed normally. This method of reserving the guide wire in cardiac catheterisation is extremely useful. Through...
- Absence of left circumflex coronary artery: case report and minireview. Ercan, Suleyman; Sari, Ibrahim; Ozer, Orhan; Yuce, Murat; Davutoglu, Vedat // Advances in Interventional Cardiology;2012, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p342
Absence of the left circumflex coronary artery (LCX) is a very rare coronary anomaly. The anomaly has been reported in only 0.003% of all patients who underwent routine coronary angiography. Although rare, the failure to visualize a coronary artery in its expected anatomical location might cause...
- Prevalence of Congenital Coronary Artery Anomalies and Variants in 2697 Consecutive Patients Using 64-Detector Row Coronary CT-Angiography. Arjmand Shabestari, Abbas; Akhlaghpoor, Shahram; Tayebivaljozi, Reza; Fattahi Masrour, Farzaneh // Iranian Journal of Radiology;2012, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p111
Background: Coronary artery anomalies are not common, but could be very serious. Objectives: This study determines the frequency of coronary anomalies and normal variants by multi-detector-row computed tomography (MDCT). Patients and Methods: The results of cardiac MDCT study in 2697 consecutive...
- Right coronary artery originating from left anterior descending artery: a case report. Tokmakoglu, Hilmi; Bozoglan, Orhan; Ozdemir, Levent // Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery;2010, Vol. 5, p49
Right Coronary Artery (RCA) originating from left anterior descending artery is a very rare congenital coronary artery anomaly. A 66-year-old man presented with hypertension and complaints of exertional chest pain. The angiography was performed. Aortic root angiography showed no coronary ostium...
- Congenital Aorta Right Atrial Fistula: Successful Transcatheter Closure With the Amplatzer Occluder. Chandra, Sharad; Vijay, Sudarshan; Kaur, Daljeet; Dwivedi, Sudhanshu // Pediatric Cardiology;Oct2011, Vol. 32 Issue 7, p1057
The article presents a case study of a 12-year-old girl with a 4-year history of effort dyspnea and palpitations. She underwent ascending aortogram combined with selective angiography, in which it confirmed the existence of a large fistula along with a broad origin from the right aortic sinus...
- RECENT ADVANCES IN CORONARY MRA AND FLOW QUANTIFICATION. Firmin, D.N. // Acta Radiologica;Apr2000 Supplement 422, Vol. 41, p6
Describes advances in coronary magnetic resonance angiography and flow quantification. Development of the segmented FLASH sequence in the late 1980s; Improvements in the efficiency of respiratory gating; Enhancement of gradient performance; Coronary flow techniques.
- CORONARY MRA. Duerinckx, A.J. // Acta Radiologica;Apr2000 Supplement 422, Vol. 41, p48
Reports on the advances in the magnetic resonance (MR) angiography of coronary arteries. MR imaging sequences; Variations in MR techniques; Development of different magnetic resonance imaging techniques applied in the area.
- A Rare Coronary Artery Anomaly: Single Coronary Artery Originate From Right Sinus Valsalva R-IIP Sub-Group Type. Ozyurtlu, Ferhat; Acet, Halit; Bilik, Mehmet Zihni; Tasal, Abdurrahman // Cardiology Research;2012, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p140
We reported a single coronary artery case that in the R-IIP sub-group which is a rare sub-group comparing with other sub-groups of single coronary artery originating from right sinus valsalva.