Type IV Dual Left Anterior Descending Artery Associated with Anomalous Origin of the Left Circumflex Coronary Artery from the Right Coronary Artery: A Case Report

Department of Cardiology, Gazi University School of Medicine, Besevler, Ankara, Turkey.
The Journal of invasive cardiology (Impact Factor: 0.95). 01/2009; 20(12):669-70.
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Dual left anterior descending coronary artery (LAD) originating from the left main stem and the right coronary artery (RCA) (Type IV dual LAD) is a very rare coronary artery anomaly. Association of this anomaly with the anomalous origin of the circumflex artery from the RCA is a very rare occurrence. In this report, we describe a patient presenting with acute lateral wall myocardial infarction who subsequently was found to have this coronary anomaly.

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