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Coronary angiographic morphology of congenital coronary arteriovenous fistulas in adults: report of four new cases and review of angiograms of fifteen reported cases.
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PMID:  7614537     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The coronary angiographic features of four new cases of congenital coronary arteriovenous fistulas (CAVFs) are described, and the angiograms of 15 reported cases are reviewed. The morphologic appearance of CAVFs varied from a small discrete single channel to a highly complex plexiform network with a maze of fine vessels. The majority of CAVFs in our series were composed of a single channel. Aneurysmal formation was present in 26% (6/23). Aneurysmal formation involved only the pathway and/or the termination, but never originated from the beginning of the CAVFs.
S A Said; M I el Gamal
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Catheterization and cardiovascular diagnosis     Volume:  35     ISSN:  0098-6569     ISO Abbreviation:  Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn     Publication Date:  1995 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1995-08-24     Completed Date:  1995-08-24     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7508512     Medline TA:  Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  29-35     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Cardiology, Hospital Streekziekenhuis Midden-Twente, Hengelo Ov, The Netherlands.
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MeSH Terms
Arteriovenous Fistula / congenital*,  radiography*
Coronary Angiography
Coronary Disease / congenital*,  radiography*
Diagnosis, Differential
Middle Aged

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