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An unusual case of left main coronary artery aneurysm with right ventricle fistula


Department of Pediatric Cardiac Science, Narayana Hrudayalaya, Bangalore, India

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Shweta Nathani
Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Narayana Hrudayalaya, 258/A Bommasandra Industrial Area, Aneul Taluk, Hosur Road, Bangalore - 560 099
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DOI: 10.4103/0974-2069.93715

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Year : 2012  |  Volume : 5  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 69-71

 

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A 4-year-old boy presented with repeated respiratory tract infections. Echocardiography showed dilation of the left main coronary artery with flow into the Right Ventricular Outflow Tract (RVOT). Diagnosis of Left Coronary Artery Aneurysm (LMCA) with RVOT fistula was made. A surgical repair of LMCA aneurysm by two-patch technique was performed. The patient had an excellent outcome postoperatively and is asymptomatic on follow-up.






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Department of Pediatric Cardiac Science, Narayana Hrudayalaya, Bangalore, India

Correspondence Address:
Shweta Nathani
Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Narayana Hrudayalaya, 258/A Bommasandra Industrial Area, Aneul Taluk, Hosur Road, Bangalore - 560 099
India
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/0974-2069.93715

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A 4-year-old boy presented with repeated respiratory tract infections. Echocardiography showed dilation of the left main coronary artery with flow into the Right Ventricular Outflow Tract (RVOT). Diagnosis of Left Coronary Artery Aneurysm (LMCA) with RVOT fistula was made. A surgical repair of LMCA aneurysm by two-patch technique was performed. The patient had an excellent outcome postoperatively and is asymptomatic on follow-up.






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