coronary artery aneurysm

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cor·o·nar·y ar·ter·y aneurysm

n. aneurisma de la arteria coronaria, gen. debido a aterosclerosis, a procesos inflamatorios o a una fístula coronaria.
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1997) Orthotopic heart transplantation for Kawasaki disease after rupture of a giant coronary artery aneurysm.
Background: Transcatheter closure of congenital coronary artery fistulas (CCAFs) is an alternative therapy to surgery; however, data regarding transcatheter closure for CCAF with a giant coronary artery aneurysm (CAA) in pediatric patients are still limited due to the rarity of the disease.
Lucis is now experiencing all these symptoms and is in danger of [developing] coronary artery aneurysm, leading to fatalities.
The most common cardiac complication seen in KD is coronary artery aneurysm [7].
Coronary artery aneurysm (CAA) is defined as focal or diffuse dilatation of a coronary artery more than 1.
A coronary artery aneurysm is defined as >50% increase in arterial diameter when compared to the adjacent arterial segment; (2) they are often asymptomatic.
Key Words: Coronary artery aneurysm Multi-detector computed tomography Coronary angiography Coronary CT angiography.
In a retrospective analysis, Sakamoto et al (11) described a patient with inflammatory coronary artery aneurysm, autoimmune pancreatitis, and markedly elevated serum IgG4 level.
Described complications of SVGA in the literature include ischemia from stenosis or localized compression of a coronary artery aneurysm rupture with subsequent hemothorax or cardiac tamponade, fistula formation to adjacent cardiac tissues such as the right ventricle, mycotic aneurysm, and superior vena cava syndrome.
Coronary artery aneurysm is defined as a localized coronary dilatation exceeding the diameter of adjacent normal segments by 50%.
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