Coronary artery fistulas: symptoms may notcorrelate to size. An emblematic case andliterature review

Carmela Rita Balistreri, Calogera Pisano, Dario Buccheri, Davide Piraino, Gregory Dendramis, Paola Rosa Chirco, Vincenzo Argano

Risultato della ricerca: Articlepeer review

Abstract

Fistulous communication of coronary with pulmonary arteriesin the adults is a common type of coronary artery fistula(CAF)1–3. In most reported cases, the fistula usually arisesfrom the proximal left and/or right coronary arteries via theanterior conal branches that connect to the anterior wall ofthe main pulmonary artery. These anteriorly located abnormalcommunications are usually asymptomatic and are incidentallyfound during an angiography of the coronary arteries in0.2–0.3% of the exams4.
Lingua originaleEnglish
pagine (da-a)79-81
Numero di pagine3
RivistaICF JOURNAL
Volume4
Stato di pubblicazionePublished - 2015

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