coronary artery


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Synonyms for coronary artery

the artery that branches from the aorta to supply blood to the heart

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Abdallah, MD, found that if three of your coronary arteries or your left main coronary artery are blocked, CABG will lead to fewer adverse events and a better quality of life during the next five years compared with angioplasty and stenting.
Methods: A total of 275 patients with coronary artery disease and 296 healthy control subjects were collected between January 2013 and November 2014.
The first cases of anomalous origin of the right coronary artery from the pulmonary artery were described by Brooks in 1885, (3) and since then only 100 cases have been reported.
Keywords: Right coronary artery, Left coronary cusp, Aortic stenosis.
Key Words: Coronary artery aneurysm Multi-detector computed tomography Coronary angiography Coronary CT angiography.
The right coronary artery originating from the aorta was visualized as tortuous and enlarged and the left coronary artery could not be visualized completely (Figure 3).
The 40% of single coronary artery anomaly cases are associated with congenital heart diseases such as Fallot tetralogy, transposition of great arteries, persistent truncus arteriosus, and pulmonary atresia (2).
Another 73 of the heart attack deaths resulted from clotting due to rupture of fatty plaques or erosion of fibrous plaques inside a coronary artery.
Dietary changes in the general population aimed at preventing coronary artery disease accounted for only about 25 percent of the drop between 1980 and 1990, said the study's lead author, Dr.
Stentys is developing the world's first second-generation dedicated drug-eluting stent for treatment of blocked coronary artery bifurcations so that hundreds of thousands of patients might avoid open-chest surgery.
M2 PHARMA-October 4, 2011-Abbott enrolls first US patient in study comparing XIENCE to coronary artery bypass surgery(C)2011 M2 COMMUNICATIONS
patients receiving a stent in a blocked coronary artery are now getting a sirolimus-coated device.
Coronary artery disease is the buildup of plaque - cholesterol, calcium and other substances - on the inside of the coronary artery walls.
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