Right coronary artery chronic total occlusion in presence of anomalous origin of left coronary artery

D'Angeli, Ilaria ; Pedrazzini, Giovanni ; Faletra, Francesco

In: The International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging, 2011, vol. 27, no. 1, p. 1-3

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    Summary
    Right sinus origin of left coronary artery is a very uncommon congenital coronary anomaly. The presence of an associated totally occluded right coronary artery represents an exceedingly rare picture. An accurate morphologic identification of anomalous arteries, by multi-detector computed tomography, is mandatory before planning any therapeutic intervention. We report an interesting case of chronic total occlusion of the right coronary artery in a young patient with anomalous left coronary artery