Aberrant Left Coronary Artery
Report of a Case and Review of the Literature
A case is reported of the anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery in a Bantu male infant aged 9 months. The clinical, radiologic, and electrocardiographic findings, and the cardiac pathology are presented.
The 45 cases previously reported in the literature are reviewed and the clinical syndrome and pathologic physiology of the aberrant left coronary artery are discussed.
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