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Percutaneous coronary intervention to left anterior descending artery/right coronary artery bifurcation: this is not a typo! A case report.

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Summary of "Percutaneous coronary intervention to left anterior descending artery/right coronary artery bifurcation: this is not a typo! A case report."

Anomalous origin of the right coronary artery (RCA) is a rare congenital anomaly. A single coronary artery arising from the left sinus of Valsalva, with the RCA originating from the left anterior descending artery (LAD), is extremely rare. We report the case of an anomalous origin of the RCA from the mid LAD with a significant bifurcation lesion, in the setting of an acute coronary syndrome, endangering both the RCA and LAD territories.

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Name: European heart journal. Case reports
ISSN: 2514-2119
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