left coronary artery

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arises from the left aortic sinus

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Contrast Enhanced Cardiac CT at the Level of Origin of Left Main Coronary Artery of a 65-year-old Male Patient with High Pericardial Fat Volume of186.
Anomalous origin of either the right or left main coronary artery from the aorta with subsequent coursing between aorta and pulmonary trunk: Analysis of 32 necropsy cases.
A) Circumflex layered massive organized thrombus in the left main coronary artery (LMCA) covering the ostium of the circumflex (CX) and left anterior descending coronary artery (LAD) (B).
Abdul Waheed told here Monday that a hospital of Sialkot had referred Muhammad Tabeeb, who was suffering from a rare congenital defect of left main coronary artery of his heart, to the PIC, Lahore.
We describe a 37-week gestation parturient who presented with cardiogenic shock secondary to spontaneous left main coronary artery dissection.
However, bypass is a better alternative to people with diabetes, weakened heart muscle, disease of left main coronary artery, valve disease or with multiple blocks.
Left heart catheterization showed severe stenosis in the distal left main coronary artery, along with three-vessel coronary artery disease.
2 -- Secunderabad based Apollo Hospitals, has demonstrated latest techniques of Critical Left Main Coronary Artery (LMCA) Stenting through OCT (Optical Coherence Tomography) and drug eluting balloon for cardiologists at Singapore Live-2012.
But in the past decade, doctors have installed stents in thousands of people with three or more blocked vessels or a blocked left main coronary artery.
Congenital atresia of the left main coronary artery.
More debate ensued after a major study--the SYNTAX trial, published March 5 in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM)--concluded that surgery was still the standard of care for patients with three blocked coronary arteries or left main coronary artery disease.
Additional description included aneurysmal dilatation of the left main coronary artery (8 mm in diameter proximal to its bifurcation) and of the proximal segment of the left anterior descending coronary artery (LAD), which measured 6.
During the procedure, the patient suffered from a dissection to her left main coronary artery.