Chapter 38. Anomalous Origin of a Coronary Artery from the Pulmonary Artery

  1. Julien I. E. Hoffman MD, FRCP Professor of Pediatrics (Emeritus) Senior Member

Published Online: 27 AUG 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444314045.ch38

The Natural and Unnatural History of Congenital Heart Disease

The Natural and Unnatural History of Congenital Heart Disease

How to Cite

Hoffman, J. I. E. (2009) Anomalous Origin of a Coronary Artery from the Pulmonary Artery, in The Natural and Unnatural History of Congenital Heart Disease, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444314045.ch38

Author Information

  1. Cardiovascular Research Institute, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 AUG 2009
  2. Published Print: 28 AUG 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405179270

Online ISBN: 9781444314045

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Keywords:

  • miscellaneous aortic root lesions;
  • anomalous origin of coronary artery from pulmonary artery (PA);
  • left anterior descending coronary artery from PA;
  • left circumflex coronary artery from PA;
  • left main coronary artery to pulmonary artery (ALCAPA);
  • ALCAPA and congestive heart failure;
  • coronary artery attachment to pulmonary artery;
  • right coronary artery to pulmonary artery;
  • treating lesion by reimplanting anomalous left coronary artery

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Pathological anatomy

  • Pathophysiology

  • clinical features

  • Natural history

  • Unnatural history

  • References