Chapter 39. Abnormal Origins of the Coronary Arteries from the Aortic Root

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

Published Online: 27 AUG 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444314045.ch39

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) Abnormal Origins of the Coronary Arteries from the Aortic Root, in The Natural and Unnatural History of Congenital Heart Disease, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444314045.ch39

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:

  • abnormal origins of coronary arteries from aortic root;
  • rare anomalies in autopsies - coronary angiograms in adults;
  • abnormal origins from sinuses of Valsalva;
  • atresia of main coronary artery;
  • anomalous left anterior descending coronary artery;
  • anomalous left anterior descending and left circumflex arteries from right sinus of Valsalva;
  • origin of right main coronary artery from left sinus of Valsalva;
  • atresia of main coronary artery;
  • isolated coronary artery disease in anomalous artery

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Anatomy

  • Pathology and pathophysiology

  • Natural history

  • Unnatural history

  • References