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Repair of Anomalous Origin of the Left Coronary Artery Arising from Right Pulmonary Artery with Rolled-Conduit-Extended Reimplantation in an Adult.
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PMID:  22017250     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
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Abstract  The left coronary artery arising from the pulmonary artery (ALCAPA) is a rare congenital anomaly. It causes high mortality if untreated in childhood. Only 10% to 15% of patients reach adulthood. We report a successful repair of ALCAPA in an adult with a rolled-conduit-extended-reimplantation technique. The procedure is easily applicable and has technical advantages for creating a longer and wider conduit and may decrease bleeding. (J Card Surg ****;**:1-4).
Authors:
Melih Erdinc; Kemalettin Hosgor; Oguz Karahan
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Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2011-10-20
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of cardiac surgery     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1540-8191     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2011 Oct 
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Created Date:  2011-10-24     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8908809     Medline TA:  J Card Surg     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
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© 2011 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
Affiliation:
Konya Büyükşehir Hospital, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Konya, Turkey Konya Numune Hospital, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Konya, Turkey Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Faculty of Medicine of Cumhuriyet University, Sivas, Turkey.
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