International Journal of Angiology

, Volume 14, Issue 4, pp 249–252 | Cite as

Giant Coronary Artery Aneurysm and Severe Mitral Regurgitation in Patients with Familial Hypercholesterolemia—Case Report and Review of the Literature

  • Douraid K. ShakirEmail author
  • Cornelia S Carr
  • Jassim Al Suwaidi


We report the case of a 42-year-old female with a huge coronary artery aneurysm in the left anterior descending artery and another aneurysm in the right coronary artery, in association with familial hypercholesterolemia and severe mitral valve regurgitation.


Left Anterior Descend Right Coronary Artery Cardiac Tamponade Familial Hypercholesteremia Familial Hypercholesterolemia 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Douraid K. Shakir
    • 1
    Email author
  • Cornelia S Carr
    • 1
  • Jassim Al Suwaidi
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Cardiology and Cardiovascular SurgeryHamad Medical CorporationDohaQatar

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