left coronary artery

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Noun1.left coronary artery - arises from the left aortic sinusleft coronary artery - arises from the left aortic sinus; supplies the left side of the heart
arteria coronaria, coronary artery - the artery that branches from the aorta to supply blood to the heart
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Unrecognized left main coronary artery disease in patients undergoing interventional procedures.
Percutaneous coronary intervention for acute myocardial infarction due to unprotected left main coronary artery occlusion: Status update 2014.
Occlusion of the left main coronary artery is a clinical entity that results in the development of acute MI in the anterior or anterolateral region with cardiogenic shock and high mortality rate.
The proximal segment of the left main coronary artery (LMCA) was longer than anticipated and the bifurcation to LCX and left anterior descending (LAD) arteries was not seen (Figure 4).
All of 20/50 patients had patent stents of left main coronary artery and hence target vessel revascularization rate was zero in these patients.
Despite its ubiquity in the treatment of atherosclerotic coronary artery disease in adults, PCI is performed infrequently in the pediatric population with less than 100 cases reported involving the left main coronary artery (LMCA) [1].
(2011) Successful management of a posterior saccular coronary artery aneurysm at the left main coronary artery bifurcation.
The next most prevalent anomaly was the left main coronary artery (LMCA) originating from the RCS.
The most involved artery is LAD in almost 75% of the cases described, followed by right coronary artery (RCA) in 20% of the cases, and the left main coronary artery in 6 to 12% of cases whereas the circumflex artery participates in it less frequently [14, 15].
Absent left main coronary artery with variation in the origin of its branches in a South African population.