Anomali of left main coronary artery arising from the right sinus of valsalva
Hakkı Şimşek, Musa Şahin 1 * , Mesut İşlek, Salih Paker, Hasan Ali Gümrükçüoğlu
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1 Osmaniye Devlet Hastanesi, Kardiyoloji Kliniği, Osmaniye-Turkey
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Abstract

Anomalous left main coronary artery arising from the right sinus of valsalva is a very rare congenital anomaly. It is important to recognize because it can lead to dangerous clinical situations such as sudden death. In this report, we present a case of single coronary artery in which left main coronary artery originating from the right sinus of valsalva and crossing aorta posteriorly.

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Article Type: Case Report

https://doi.org/10.5799/ahinjs.01.2011.02.0245

J Clin Exp Invest, 2011 - Volume 2 Issue 2, pp. 225-227

Publication date: 14 Jun 2011

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