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Coronary stenting for acute myocardial infarction in a patient with an anomalous origin of the left main coronary artery.
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PMID:  21415765     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
The angiographical incidence of coronary anomalies was 1.3%. Anomalous origin of the left main coronary artery arising from the right sinus of Valsalva is extremely rare occurring in approximately 0.019% of angiographic series. Most of these anomalies are not clinically important. Percutaneous coronary intervention plays an important role in the management of acute myocardial infarction, and coronary anomalies may determine a lower success rate of this intervention. We report here the unusual case of a patient with single coronary ostium and acute inferior myocardial infarction who underwent successful coronary stenting.
Mustafa Duran; Ender Ornek; Sani Namk Murat; Bora Demircelik; Mehmet Akif Vatankulu; Murat Turfan; Alparslan Kurtul
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2011-3-16
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of cardiovascular medicine (Hagerstown, Md.)     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1558-2035     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2011 Mar 
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Created Date:  2011-3-18     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
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Nlm Unique ID:  101259752     Medline TA:  J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown)     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Ministry of Health, Etlik Ihtısas Research and Education Hospital, Department of Cardiology, Ankara, Turkey.
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