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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A coronary artery aneurysm is defined as >50% increase in arterial diameter when compared to the adjacent arterial segment; (2) they are often asymptomatic.
Obliteration of a coronary artery aneurysm with a covered coronary stent.
However, the presence of an intact coronary artery wall was sufficient to rule out coronary artery aneurysm.
Giant congenital coronary artery aneurysm In pulmonary atresia with Intact septum.
The research team found even higher levels of the receptor in Kawasaki children who later went on to develop coronary artery aneurysm, a weakening of the vessel wall.
Repeated echocardiogram pointed out coronary artery aneurysm formation and on follow-up coronary artery dilations persisted necessitating continuation of aspirin at a dose 3-5 mg/kg/day.
In this report, we present a patient who was admitted with the diagnosis of pericardial effusion and was found out to have a mycotic right coronary artery aneurysm due to Salmonella enteriditis infection.
Intravenous dexamethasone and oral methotrexate were given due to rapidly progressive coronary artery aneurysm, but those treatments were not effective.
Coronary artery aneurysm is an abnormal dilatation of focal or diffuse segments of coronary artery.
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