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Anomalous coronary artery origin: all three arising from right coronary cusp from separate ostia

February 2015 Br J Cardiol 2015;22:39 doi:10.5837/bjc.2015.005 Online First

Anomalous coronary artery origin: all three arising from right coronary cusp from separate ostia

Vickram Singh, Jeffrey Khoo

Abstract

Figure 1. Anteroposterior (AP) view, showing the hypoplastic left anterior descending (LAD) arising from right coronary cusp Introduction Coronary anomalies are congenital abnormalities in the coronary anatomy of the heart. They are found in approximately 1% of the population undergoing coronary angiography,1 and are often associated with other structural heart disease. Coronary artery anomalies are a cause of sudden death in the young athlete in the absence of additional heart abnormalities. The aim of this report is to revise this important but often neglected topic, its clinical implications, and to discuss a rare case that was recently en

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