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Multiple coronary fistulas originating from all major coronary arteries.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20666279     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Coronary fistulas to one of the cardiac chambers are infrequent anomalies and usually are found unexpectedly. Fistulas communicating between coronary artery and left heart chambers are extremely rare, especially those emptying into the left ventricle. We report a case in which all three major coronary arteries emptied into the left ventricle through multiple microfistulas.
Authors:
Viktor Sasi; Imre Ungi; Tamás Forster; Attila Nemes
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta cardiologica     Volume:  65     ISSN:  0001-5385     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Cardiol     Publication Date:  2010 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-07-29     Completed Date:  2010-09-16     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370570     Medline TA:  Acta Cardiol     Country:  Belgium    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  357-60     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Division of Invasive Cardiology, Dept. of Cardiology, Medical Faculty, Albert Szent-Györgyi Clinical Center, University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adrenergic beta-Antagonists / therapeutic use
Coronary Vessels / pathology*
Diagnosis, Differential
Echocardiography
Electrocardiography
Heart Catheterization
Heart Ventricles / pathology*
Humans
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Male
Middle Aged
Tomography, Emission-Computed, Single-Photon
Vascular Fistula / diagnosis,  drug therapy,  pathology*
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Adrenergic beta-Antagonists

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