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Coronary Artery Anomalous Origins in Patients with Congenital Heart Disease

  • Randy Ray Richardson
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Abstract

Evaluating the course of coronary arteries in patients with congenital heart disease can have important implications for future surgical interventions. We review examples of patients with congenital heart disease with coronary anomalies that have clinically significant impact (Figs. 6.1, 6.2, 6.3, 6.4, 6.5, and 6.6).

Keywords

Coronary arteries Congenital heart disease Tetralogy of Fallot Double outlet right ventricle Transposition of great vessels status after arterial switch Stenosis 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Randy Ray Richardson
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  1. 1.Creighton University School of Medicine, St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical CenterPhoenixUSA

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