right coronary artery


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Related to right coronary artery: small cardiac vein, Left anterior descending artery
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Noun1.right coronary artery - arises from the right aortic sinusright coronary artery - arises from the right aortic sinus; supplies the right 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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CAFs originated from the left coronary artery in 69% and from the right coronary artery (RCA) in 31% of the subjects.
The right coronary artery appeared on the right sinus of the aortic bulb, followed the coronary groove yielding from two to six atrial branches (3.
The most common coronary artery involved in this study was right coronary artery as compared to circumflex and left anterior descending artery in patients with heart blocks due to ischemic heart disease.
In addition, the dissection can directly extend into the coronary arteries from the aorta, and usually, the right coronary artery is affected more often than the left one (9).
Distinguishing the right coronary artery from the left circumflex coronary artery as the infarct-related artery in patients undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention for acute inferior myocardial infarction.
During application of the anastomosis on the posterior interventricular branch of the right coronary artery, a decrease in SV and CI was observed, while central venous pressure (CVP) increased in both groups; at the same time an increase in cardiac rate, pulmonary capillary wedge pressure, and systemic vascular resistance was observed in the second group only.
3) It is most commonly seen in the right coronary artery (40%), followed by the left anterior descending artery (29%), left circumflex artery (24%) and left main artery (7%).
Left main coronary artery stenosis area larger than 50% and left anterior descending branch, left circumflex artery and right coronary artery stenosis area larger than 75% were taken as the evaluation criteria; large branches such as diagonal branch, obtuse marginal branch and right ventricular branch were attributed to left anterior descending branch, left circumflex artery and right coronary artery.
A 63-year-old man with effort angina was found to have a chronic total occlusion (CTO) of the mid right coronary artery (RCA) by coronary CT examination.
A group of cardiologists has now successfully used a VR device to guide the opening up (revascularization) of a chronically blocked right coronary artery.
This image showed focal dilatation of the proximal right coronary artery (RCA), just distal to the origin of the artery (Figures 2 and 3) corresponding to the soft-tissue abnormality identified on the non-contrast CT scan.