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, Volume 39, Issue 5, pp 603–604 | Cite as

Anomalous origin of left coronary artery from right sinus of Valsalva with unusual course

Interarterial left anterior descending coronary artery and retroaortic circumflex coronary artery
  • M.R. SayinEmail author
  • S.M. Dogan
  • I. Akpinar
  • E. Kucuk
  • A.O. Demirtas
  • N. Yavuz
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Anomaler Ursprung der A. coronaria sinistra aus dem rechten Sinus Valsalvae mit ungewöhnlichem Verlauf

Interarterieller R. interventricularis anterior und retroaortaler R. circumflexus

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Conflict of interest

On behalf of all authors, the corresponding author states that there are no conflicts of interest.

Supplementary material

Video 1a: Left anterior view of right coronary angiography (mpg 2MB)

Video 1b: Left anterior oblique cranial view, left coronary artery was originating from just near the right coronary ostium (mpg 1,8MB)

Video 2: Left lateral view of left coronary angiography (mpg 1,5MB)

References

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    Barth CW, Roberts WC (1986) Left main coronary artery originating from the right sinus of Valsalva and coursing between the aorta and pulmonary trunk. J Am Coll Cardiol 7:366–373PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
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    Angelini P (2007) Coronary artery anomalies: an entity in search of an identity. Circulation 115:1296–1305PubMedGoogle Scholar

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© Urban & Vogel 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  • M.R. Sayin
    • 1
    Email author
  • S.M. Dogan
    • 1
  • I. Akpinar
    • 1
  • E. Kucuk
    • 1
  • A.O. Demirtas
    • 1
  • N. Yavuz
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Medicine, Department of CardiologyBulent Ecevit UniversityZonguldak, KozluTurkey

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