coronary vessel anomalies

Summary

Summary: Defects of coronary arteries or veins including anomalous origin, arteriovenous fistula or aneurysm, myocardial bridging, or other abnormalities of structure or development.

Top Publications

  1. doi Coronary artery anomalies: the prevalence of origination, course, and termination anomalies of coronary arteries detected by 64-detector computed tomography coronary angiography
    Cengiz Erol
    Department of Radiology, Selcuk University, Selcuklu Faculty of Medicine, Selcuklu, Konya, Turkey
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 35:618-24. 2011
  2. ncbi Sudden death in young adults: a 25-year review of autopsies in military recruits
    Robert E Eckart
    Brooke Army Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    Ann Intern Med 141:829-34. 2004
  3. pmc Ostial plication: a rarely reported cause of sudden death
    Fabio De-Giorgio
    Institute of Legal Medicine, Catholic University, School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Diagn Pathol 5:15. 2010
  4. doi Anatomic variations and anomalies of the coronary arteries: 64-slice CT angiographic appearance
    Pinar Kosar
    Department of Radiology, Ankara Training and Research Hospital, Turkey
    Diagn Interv Radiol 15:275-83. 2009
  5. doi Repair of anomalous origin of the left coronary artery arising from right pulmonary artery with rolled-conduit-extended reimplantation in an adult
    Melih Erdinç
    Konya Büyükşehir Hospital, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Konya, Turkey
    J Card Surg 26:604-7. 2011
  6. ncbi Bronchial to coronary artery fistulas: an important sign of silent coronary artery disease and potential complication during bronchial artery embolization
    B Peynircioglu
    Department of Radiology, School of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Acta Radiol 48:171-2. 2007
  7. ncbi Anomalous origin of the right coronary artery: right internal thoracic artery to right coronary artery bypass is not the answer
    Lynn M Fedoruk
    University of Virginia, Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:456-60. 2007
  8. ncbi Newer concepts for imaging anomalous aortic origin of the coronary arteries in adults
    Paolo Angelini
    Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 69:942-54. 2007
  9. doi ALCAPA: the role of myocardial viability studies in determining prognosis
    Lorna P Browne
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Texas Children s Hospital, 6621 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 40:163-7. 2010
  10. pmc Sudden adult death syndrome and other non-ischaemic causes of sudden cardiac death
    A Fabre
    Department of Pathology, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust, London, UK
    Heart 92:316-20. 2006

Research Grants

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  1. doi Coronary artery anomalies: the prevalence of origination, course, and termination anomalies of coronary arteries detected by 64-detector computed tomography coronary angiography
    Cengiz Erol
    Department of Radiology, Selcuk University, Selcuklu Faculty of Medicine, Selcuklu, Konya, Turkey
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 35:618-24. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of origination, course, and termination anomalies of coronary arteries, all of which were detected by 64-detector coronary computed tomography angiography (CTA)...
  2. ncbi Sudden death in young adults: a 25-year review of autopsies in military recruits
    Robert E Eckart
    Brooke Army Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    Ann Intern Med 141:829-34. 2004
    ..Because extensive medical data are available on this cross-sectional and diverse population, identification of the underlying causes of sudden death may promote health care policy to reduce the incidence of sudden death...
  3. pmc Ostial plication: a rarely reported cause of sudden death
    Fabio De-Giorgio
    Institute of Legal Medicine, Catholic University, School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Diagn Pathol 5:15. 2010
    ..We believe that this case will be useful to autopsy pathologists in detecting this infrequent anomaly, thus providing a more accurate estimation of its incidence...
  4. doi Anatomic variations and anomalies of the coronary arteries: 64-slice CT angiographic appearance
    Pinar Kosar
    Department of Radiology, Ankara Training and Research Hospital, Turkey
    Diagn Interv Radiol 15:275-83. 2009
    ..To retrospectively review the 64-slice computed tomography (CT) appearance of coronary artery anatomic variants and anomalies and determine their incidence in 700 patients...
  5. doi Repair of anomalous origin of the left coronary artery arising from right pulmonary artery with rolled-conduit-extended reimplantation in an adult
    Melih Erdinç
    Konya Büyükşehir Hospital, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Konya, Turkey
    J Card Surg 26:604-7. 2011
    ..The procedure is easily applicable and has technical advantages for creating a longer and wider conduit and may decrease bleeding...
  6. ncbi Bronchial to coronary artery fistulas: an important sign of silent coronary artery disease and potential complication during bronchial artery embolization
    B Peynircioglu
    Department of Radiology, School of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Acta Radiol 48:171-2. 2007
    ..Embolization was performed successfully without complication, and an underlying important coronary artery stenosis was subsequently found by coronary computed tomography angiography...
  7. ncbi Anomalous origin of the right coronary artery: right internal thoracic artery to right coronary artery bypass is not the answer
    Lynn M Fedoruk
    University of Virginia, Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:456-60. 2007
    ..Right internal thoracic artery grafting to the right coronary artery is prone to fail in this circumstance. We sought to describe alternative surgical techniques...
  8. ncbi Newer concepts for imaging anomalous aortic origin of the coronary arteries in adults
    Paolo Angelini
    Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 69:942-54. 2007
    ..Definitive guidelines are being developed for the optimal workup and treatment of ACAOS...
  9. doi ALCAPA: the role of myocardial viability studies in determining prognosis
    Lorna P Browne
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Texas Children s Hospital, 6621 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 40:163-7. 2010
    ..With delayed diagnosis, there is potential for coronary steal and irreversible myocardial injury, which worsens outcome...
  10. pmc Sudden adult death syndrome and other non-ischaemic causes of sudden cardiac death
    A Fabre
    Department of Pathology, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust, London, UK
    Heart 92:316-20. 2006
    ..To evaluate non-atherosclerotic cardiac deaths in the UK population aged over 15 years including elderly patients and to highlight the concept of the structurally normal heart in sudden death...
  11. ncbi Management of anomalous coronary artery from the contralateral coronary sinus
    Welton M Gersony
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:2083-4. 2007
  12. ncbi Coronary anomalies: incidence, pathophysiology, and clinical relevance
    Paolo Angelini
    Department of Adult Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston 77030, USA
    Circulation 105:2449-54. 2002
  13. pmc Altered hypoxia-inducible factor-1 alpha expression levels correlate with coronary vessel anomalies
    Jamie Wikenheiser
    Department of Pediatrics, Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 6011, USA
    Dev Dyn 238:2688-700. 2009
    ..These findings indicated that developing coronary vessels may be subject to a level of regulation that is dependent on differential oxygen levels within cardiac tissues and subsequent HIF-1 regulation of gene expression...
  14. ncbi Prospective echocardiographic diagnosis and surgical repair of anomalous origin of a coronary artery from the opposite sinus with an interarterial course
    Peter C Frommelt
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9000West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 42:148-54. 2003
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  15. doi A single-center experience of detecting coronary anomalies on 64-slice computed tomography
    Mark Girzadas
    Division of Cardiology, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 10:842-7. 2009
    ..However, the relationship of these anatomical variants with cardiac symptoms at presentation or cardiac events has not been well established...
  16. ncbi Image in clinical medicine. Infarction due to myocardial bridging
    Karam Souibri
    Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Caen, 14033 Caen Cedex, France
    N Engl J Med 353:1147. 2005
  17. ncbi Normal and variant coronary arterial and venous anatomy on high-resolution CT angiography
    Sunil Kini
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 W 13 Mile Rd, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 188:1665-74. 2007
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  18. doi ALCAPA syndrome: not just a pediatric disease
    Elena Peña
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Division of Cardiac Radiology, Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Radiographics 29:553-65. 2009
    ..Restoration of a dual-coronary-artery system is the ideal surgical treatment for ALCAPA syndrome...
  19. ncbi Relationship between myocardial bridges and arrhythmic complications
    Halil Ibrahim Erdogan
    Konya Universitesi, Meram Tip Fakultesi, Kardiyoloji Sekreterligi, Meram, Konya, Turkey
    J Invasive Cardiol 24:E300-2. 2012
    ..In 2 patients, complete atrioventricular block was present, and another patient was diagnosed with sick sinus syndrome with the help of an electrophysiological study. All patients underwent permanent cardiac pacemaker implantation...
  20. ncbi Anomalous origin of right coronary artery from left coronary sinus
    Gadah Hamzeh
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Hospital de Cruces, Barakaldo, Spain
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 16:305-8. 2008
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  21. ncbi Acute coronary syndrome due to high aortocoronary junction of the right coronary artery: the value of multislice CT
    Shih Pu Wang
    Int J Cardiol 123:e59-61. 2008
    ..MSCT is valuable in providing better spatial images compared to the more invasive conventional coronary arteriography...
  22. ncbi Surgery for anomalous origin of the right coronary artery from the left aortic sinus
    Selwyn O Rogers
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 78:1829-31. 2004
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  23. doi A tale of two brothers: anomalous coronary arteries in two siblings
    Rajiv Devanagondi
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, 21287, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 29:816-9. 2008
    ..This is the first report of a familial clustering of coronary artery anomalies in which the initial presentation of one subject was sudden cardiac death and a sibling harboring a similar lesion was identified while asymptomatic...
  24. ncbi Successful intervention of an anomalous right coronary artery arising from the posterior left sinus of Valsalva
    Basar Candemir
    Ankara University, School of Medicine, Cardiology Department, Ankara, Turkey
    J Invasive Cardiol 22:E175-6. 2010
    ..We used a Judkins left 5 guiding catheter, which provided excellent angiographic visualization and guide support for stent delivery throughout the procedure...
  25. ncbi Prospective identification of anomalous origin of left coronary artery from the right sinus of valsalva using transthoracic echocardiography: importance of color Doppler flow mapping
    P C Frommelt
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, 9000 W. Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 22:327-32. 2001
    ..Color Doppler flow mapping was a critical component in identifying the anomalous coronary, particularly when the proximal course of the left main coronary was intramural...
  26. ncbi Coronary anomalies by cardiac computed tomographic angiography
    Matthew J Budoff
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor UCLA, Torrance, California 90502, USA
    Clin Cardiol 29:489-93. 2006
    ..It not only provides high-resolution anatomical information of the coronary artery tree but also helps define other aspects of the cardiovascular anatomy, be it normal or abnormal...
  27. ncbi Acute coronary syndrome caused by anomalous origin of the right coronary artery from the left sinus of Valsalva
    A S Assiri
    Interventional Cardiology Consultant College of Medicine, King Khalid University Abha, Saudi Arabia
    West Afr J Med 24:278-9. 2005
    ..The clinical profile of this congenital anomaly is also reviewed...
  28. ncbi Utility of coronary computed tomography guidance for intervention of an anomalous right coronary artery
    James R Wilentz
    Lenox Hill Heart and Vascular Institute, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 21:374-6. 2009
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  29. ncbi Anomalous origin of a coronary artery from the opposite sinus of Valsalva with an interarterial course: clinical profile and approach to management in the pediatric population
    M Osaki
    Division of Cardiology, Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, M5G 1X8, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Pediatr Cardiol 29:24-30. 2008
    ..Whether surgical intervention modifies the natural history of the anomaly or not remains to be determined...
  30. doi Anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery with an interarterial course: understanding current management strategies in children and young adults
    Julie Brothers
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Cardiology, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 30:911-21. 2009
    ..A multicenter registry would facilitate the development of evidence-based treatment and management guidelines for children and young adults with AAOCA...
  31. doi MDCT of the S-shaped sinoatrial node artery
    Farhood Saremi
    Department of Radiological Sciences, University of California, Irvine, UCI Medical Center, 101 The City Dr, Route 140, Orange, CA 92868 3298, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:1569-75. 2008
    ....
  32. ncbi An interesting diagnostic dilemma: double right coronary artery or high take off of a large right ventricular branch
    Armagan Altun
    Int J Cardiol 82:99-102. 2002
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  33. ncbi [Adult congenital anomalies of the coronary arteries described over 31 years of angiographic studies in the Asturias Principality: main angiographic and clinical characteristics]
    R Barriales Villa
    Sección de Cardiología del Hospital San Agustín Avilés
    Rev Esp Cardiol 54:269-81. 2001
    ..The results have been compared with the main series published...
  34. doi Late complications after Takeuchi repair of anomalous left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery: case series and review of literature
    Salil Ginde
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9000 W Wisconsin Avenue, MS 713, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 33:1115-23. 2012
    ..The Takeuchi procedure is a method to establish a two-coronary repair for ALCAPA. Late complications are common, necessitating lifelong care in a center experienced with caring for adults with congenital heart disease...
  35. ncbi Pulmonary artery translocation: a surgical option for complex anomalous coronary artery anatomy
    M D Rodefeld
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Children s Hospital Oakland, California 94609, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 72:2150-2. 2001
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  36. ncbi A rare case of anomalous left anterior descending artery with a large interarterial communication: an invasive and CT angiographic study
    Madhavi Kadiyala
    The Western Pennsylvania Hospital, Department of Cardiology, 4800 Friendship Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 19:E69-72. 2007
    ..We describe a patient with this type of abnormal coronary anatomy in whom CTA supplemented the invasive angiogram...
  37. doi Relationship between orifices of pulmonary and coronary arteries in common arterial trunk
    Iki Adachi
    Cardiac Morphology Unit, National Heart and Lung Institute, Guy Scadding Building, Imperial College London, Dovehouse Street, London SW3 6LY, UK
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 35:594-9. 2009
    ..We hypothesise that combinations of relationships between the two arterial structures have important clinical implications...
  38. ncbi Anomalous coronary artery with aortic origin and course between the great arteries: improved diagnosis, anatomic findings, and surgical treatment
    Eldad Erez
    Cook Children s Medical Center, University of North Texas, Fort Worth, Texas 76104, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:973-7. 2006
    ..We present our experience with the diagnosis and surgical treatment of this rare coronary anomaly...
  39. ncbi Intravascular ultrasound to guide stenting of an anomalous right coronary artery coursing between the aorta and pulmonary artery
    Italo Porto
    Department of Cardiology, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom
    J Invasive Cardiol 17:E33-6. 2005
    ..Using intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) guidance, a drug eluting stent was placed at the ostium of the anomalous artery, correcting both the baseline narrowing and the phasic, systolic arterial compression...
  40. ncbi Truncus arteriosus repair: outcomes, risk factors, reoperation and management
    J W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Indiana University Medical Center, 545 Barnhill Drive, EH 215, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5123, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 20:221-7. 2001
    ..Truncus arteriosus (TA) continues to be associated with significant morbidity and mortality, but there have been clinically significant improvements with early repair...
  41. doi Surgical repair of anomalous coronary arteries arising from the opposite sinus of Valsalva in infants and children
    Chawki Elzein
    Hope Children Hospital, The Heart Institute for Children, 4440 West 95th Street, Oak Lawn, IL 60453, USA
    J Card Surg 24:466-9. 2009
    ..This paper reviews our experience with this anomaly, and focuses on its surgical management in infants...
  42. doi The registry of anomalous aortic origin of the coronary artery of the Congenital Heart Surgeons' Society
    Julie A Brothers
    The Division of Cardiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, United States of America
    Cardiol Young 20:50-8. 2010
    ..In this report, we describe the creation and design of the Registry of Anomalous Aortic Origin of the Coronary Artery. Data from the registry will be published at a later date...
  43. doi Arterial supply of the sinoatrial node: a CT coronary angiographic study
    Ersin Ozturk
    Department of Radiology, GATA Haydarpasa Teaching Hospital, 34668 Uskudar, Istanbul, Turkey
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 27:619-27. 2011
    ..3 mm. Frequency of the atrial branch was 35.9%. S-shaped SAN artery is determined in 51 (20.3%) cases. Coronary CT angiography is considerably effective in depicting the various vascularization types of SAN...
  44. doi Imaging of coronary artery anomalies: the role of multidetector computed tomography
    Fehmi Kacmaz
    Cardiology Clinics, Turkish Society of Cardiology, Ankara, Turkey
    Coron Artery Dis 19:203-9. 2008
    ..Multidetector row-computed tomography (MDCT) is a new noninvasive imaging technique that has excellent spatial resolution for detecting the origin and course of a coronary anomalous vessel...
  45. ncbi Anomalous origin of right coronary artery: magnetic resonance angiography and viability study
    Sophie Mavrogeni
    Onassis Cardiac Surgery Center, Athens, Greece
    Int J Cardiol 109:195-200. 2006
    ..To detect origin and course and to evaluate viability in patients with anomalous RCA...
  46. doi Identification, imaging, functional assessment and management of congenital coronary arterial abnormalities in children
    Alan H Friedman
    Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Yale University and the Yale New Haven Children s Hospital, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8064, United States of America
    Cardiol Young 17:56-67. 2007
    ..We discuss the current techniques available for imaging these various lesions, along with their functional assessment, concluding with a summary of current strategies for management...
  47. doi Novel variant of dual left anterior descending coronary artery
    Aarush Manchanda
    Department of Cardiology, Gesinger Medical Center, Danville, PA 17822, USA
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 4:139-41. 2010
    ..It can be, thus, considered a new variant of dual LAD (type V)...
  48. ncbi Anomalous coronary artery from the wrong sinus of Valsalva: a physiologic repair strategy
    Nelson Alphonso
    Pediatric Heart Center, UCSF Children s Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:1472-6. 2007
    ..A coronary artery arising from the wrong aortic sinus, with or without a proximal course between the aorta and the pulmonary artery, may predispose to myocardial ischemia, myocardial infarction, or sudden death...
  49. pmc Visualization of anomalous origin and course of coronary arteries in 748 consecutive symptomatic patients by 64-slice computed tomography angiography
    Franz von Ziegler
    Ludwig Maximilians University, Department of Cardiology, Grosshadern Campus, Munich, Germany
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 9:54. 2009
    ..Aim of this study was to investigate the prevalence of anomalous origin and course of coronary arteries in consecutive symptomatic patients, who underwent cardiac 64-slice multidetector-row computed tomography angiography (MDCTA)...
  50. doi Surgery for anomalous aortic origin of the coronary artery
    Muhammad A Mumtaz
    Children s Cardiothoracic Surgery, Children s Hospital of the King s Daughters, Norfolk, Virginia 23507, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:811-4; discussion 814-5. 2011
    ..Advances in echocardiography and computed tomography have identified at-risk patients. Treatment options include unroofing strategies in symptomatic and asymptomatic patients. We review our experience for efficacy and safety...
  51. doi Normal and anomalous anatomy of the coronary arteries
    Smita Patel
    Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5868, USA
    Semin Roentgenol 43:100-12. 2008
  52. ncbi Anomalous interarterial left coronary artery: an evidence based systematic overview
    Sherif E Moustafa
    Department of Cardiology, Montreal Heart Institute, University of Montreal, Montreal, QC H1T 1C8, Canada
    Int J Cardiol 126:13-20. 2008
    ..We performed an evidence based systematic overview spanning 4 decades to assess the prevalence, clinical features and management of this anomaly...
  53. doi Anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery: medium-term results after surgical repair in 50 patients
    Richard D Mainwaring
    Division of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Lucile Packard Children s Hospital Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 92:691-7. 2011
    ..Controversies exist regarding the diagnosis, treatment, and long-term recommendations for patients with AAOCA. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the medium-term results of surgical repair for AAOCA...
  54. ncbi Anomalous coronary arteries: anatomic and functional assessment by coronary and perfusion cardiovascular magnetic resonance in three sisters
    N H Bunce
    Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Unit, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 3:361-9. 2001
    ..One sister had normal anatomy and perfusion. The combined approach identified the anatomy and functional significance of suspected anomalous coronary arteries...
  55. doi Congenital anomalies of coronary arteries: role in the pathogenesis of sudden cardiac death
    Melvin D Cheitlin
    San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Herz 34:268-79. 2009
    ..Any decision for surgery in such patients should be made only after a full discussion of the risks pro and con surgery with the patient and the patient's family...
  56. doi Anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery: a universally applicable surgical strategy
    Tom R Karl
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Queensland Paediatric Cardiac Service, Mater Children s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Cardiol Young 20:44-9. 2010
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  57. doi Non-atherosclerotic coronary artery disease associated with sudden cardiac death
    Sharleen F Hill
    Imperial College London, UK
    Heart 96:1119-25. 2010
    ..The concept of non-atherosclerotic coronary artery pathology in sudden cardiac death (SCD) has not been given the attention it deserves...
  58. ncbi Echocardiographic diagnosis of clinically silent congenital coronary artery anomalies
    Irene D Lytrivi
    Mount Sinai Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Int J Cardiol 126:386-93. 2008
    ....
  59. ncbi Identification of a coronary-to-bronchial-artery communication with MDCT shows the diagnostic potential of this new technology: case report and review
    Chi Ming Lee
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Thorac Imaging 22:274-6. 2007
    ..Clinicians should be aware that the newest generation of MDCT equipment may allow many patients to forego diagnostic cardiac catheterization without compromise in quality of care...
  60. ncbi Transcatheter closure of coronary artery fistulae using the Amplatzer Duct Occluder
    Sarina K Behera
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Mattel Children s Hospital at UCLA, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 68:242-8. 2006
    ..The aim of this study is to report our experience using the Amplatzer Duct Occluder (ADO) for occlusion of significant coronary artery fistulae (CAF)...
  61. doi Ten-year experience with surgical unroofing of anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery from the opposite sinus with an interarterial course
    Peter C Frommelt
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wis 53226, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 142:1046-51. 2011
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  62. ncbi Surgical treatment of anomalous origin of coronary artery from the pulmonary artery
    Qing Yu Wu
    Cardiac Center, First Hospital of Tsinghua University, School of Medicine, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100016, China
    Chin Med J (Engl) 121:721-4. 2008
    ..This retrospective study summarized our operative experience in direct implantation for treatment of this coronary anomaly in pediatric and adult patients...
  63. doi Long-term outcome and impact of surgery on adults with coronary arteries originating from the opposite coronary cusp
    Richard A Krasuski
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Circulation 123:154-62. 2011
    ..The impact of this lesion when recognized in the adult and its management are ill defined...
  64. doi Detection of coronary artery anomalies by dual-source CT coronary angiography
    Z Cheng
    Shandong Medical Imaging Research Institute, Shandong University, No 324 Jingwu Road, Jinan, Shandong, China
    Clin Radiol 65:815-22. 2010
    ..To retrospectively evaluate the clinical value of dual-source computed tomography (DSCT) coronary angiography in the diagnosis of coronary artery anomalies...
  65. ncbi Transcatheter closure of a giant coronary artery fistula with patent duct occluder
    Tao Zhou
    Department of Cardiology, Second Xiangya Hospital, Central South University, Changsha 410011, China
    Chin Med J (Engl) 119:779-81. 2006
  66. doi Anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery in children: 15 years experience
    Jianyong Zheng
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Beijing Anzhen Hospital, Capital Medical University, No 2 Anzhen Road, Beijing 100029, People s Republic of China
    Pediatr Cardiol 32:24-31. 2011
    ..The clinical features of ALCAPA are helpful for determining an accurate diagnosis. This anomaly can be treated successfully by several types of operations with good prognosis...
  67. doi Anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery (ALCAPA) in four calves
    A M Shank
    University of Kentucky Livestock Disease Diagnostic Center, Pathology, 1490 Bull Lea Road, Lexington, KY 40512 USA
    Vet Pathol 45:634-9. 2008
    ..Changes observed in the liver and lungs, including hepatomegaly, sinusoidal congestion, centrilobular fibrosis, and pulmonary congestion, edema, and intra-alveolar pigment-laden macrophages were consistent with heart failure...
  68. doi Coronary artery bypass grafting with bilateral internal thoracic arteries for Bland-White-Garland syndrome in an adult
    Kazuhiko Iwahashi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Saiseikai Nakatsu Hospital, Osaka, 530 0012, Japan
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 56:599-601. 2008
    ..To our knowledge, this is one of only a few reports on coronary artery bypass grafting with bilateral internal thoracic arteries as a treatment of Bland-White-Garland syndrome...
  69. ncbi Coronary artery anomalies: an entity in search of an identity
    Paolo Angelini
    Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Tex, USA
    Circulation 115:1296-305. 2007
    ..Only multicenter collaboration on protocols dedicated to CAAs can give rise to the large-scale studies needed to define the prognosis and optimal treatment of these disorders...
  70. pmc Symptomatic anomalous origination of the left coronary artery from the opposite sinus of valsalva. Clinical presentations, diagnosis, and surgical repair
    Paolo Angelini
    Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 33:171-9. 2006
    ..To establish sound guidelines for managing these anomalies, a larger series should be studied prospectively with quantitative parameters and long-term follow-up...
  71. ncbi Epidemiology of congenital coronary artery anomalies: a coronary arteriography study on a central European population
    A Kardos
    Second Department of Medicine, Albert Szent Gyorgyi Medical University, Szeged, Hungary
    Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn 42:270-5. 1997
    ..The incidence of CCA in the Central European cohort under study was similar to that of the largest North American study. The anatomic classification presented can be useful from both clinical and surgical standpoints...
  72. ncbi Sudden death in young athletes
    Barry J Maron
    Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Center, Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55407, USA
    N Engl J Med 349:1064-75. 2003
  73. doi Congenital anomalous aortic origins of the coronary arteries in adults: a Tunisian coronary arteriography study
    Sana Ouali
    Service of Cardiology, Sahloul Hospital, route Ceinture city Sahloul, 5054 Sousse, Tunisia
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 102:201-8. 2009
    ..There is a lack of Tunisian data on the frequency and clinical significance of different coronary artery anomalies...
  74. ncbi Retrograde transcatheter coil embolization of congenital coronary artery fistulas in infants and young children
    Grace C Kung
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 24:448-53. 2003
    ..The use of a retrograde approach and coaxial system is safe and effective and may provide better accuracy, stability and precision for placement of coils...
  75. doi Repair of anomalous origin of right coronary artery from the left sinus of Valsalva
    Houman Tavaf-Motamen
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20303, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:2135-6. 2008
    ..This limited series suggests that bypass procedures used to treat anomalous origin of the right coronary artery from the left sinus of Valsalva are prone to early graft failure...
  76. ncbi Clinical, angiographic, and hemodynamic findings in patients with anomalous origin of the coronary arteries
    B R Chaitman
    Circulation 53:122-31. 1976
    ..We conclude that anomalous left coronpary origin from the right sinus of Valsalva can result in significant myocardial ischemia and infarction...
  77. ncbi Surgical intervention for anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery: the Tokyo experience
    Y Isomatsu
    Department of Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery, The Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women's Medical University, 8-1 Kawadacho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 162-8666, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 121:792-7. 2001
    ..We recommend that the simultaneous mitral annuloplasty should be performed at the time of operation for patients who have mitral incompetence with anomalous origin of the left coronary artery...
  78. ncbi Visualization of coronary artery anomalies and their anatomic course by contrast-enhanced electron beam tomography and three-dimensional reconstruction
    D Ropers
    Department of Internal Medicine II, University of Erlangen Nuernberg, Germany
    Am J Cardiol 87:193-7. 2001
    ..This study demonstrates that contrast-enhanced EBT is a reliable noninvasive technique to identify anomalous coronary arteries and their course...
  79. ncbi Surgical treatment of right coronary arteries with anomalous origin and slit ostium
    Raul García-Rinaldi
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Advanced Cardiology Center, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
    Ann Thorac Surg 77:1525-9. 2004
    ..They are subject to variable systolic compression and can cause myocardial ischemia with its sequelae or death...
  80. doi Percutaneous coronary intervention of an anomalous right coronary artery originating from the left coronary artery
    Diana Rudan
    Department of Cardiology, Clinic Hospital Dubrava, Zagreb, Croatia
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 122:508-10. 2010
    ....
  81. ncbi Transcatheter closure of a rare form of coronary arteriovenous fistula (circumflex artery to coronary sinus)
    Rana Olgunturk
    Int J Cardiol 113:261-3. 2006
  82. ncbi Coronary artery fistulas: clinical and therapeutic considerations
    Ramesh M Gowda
    Division of Cardiology, Long Island College Hospital, Brooklyn, NY, USA
    Int J Cardiol 107:7-10. 2006
    ..Possible therapeutic options include surgical correction and transcatheter embolization. Historical perspectives, demographics, clinical presentations, diagnostic evaluation, and management of coronary artery fistula are elaborated...
  83. ncbi Major variations in anatomical origin of the coronary arteries: angiographic observations in 4,250 patients without associated congenital heart disease
    H J Engel
    Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn 1:157-69. 1975
    ..The data are useful in expeding coronary arteriography procedures and thus improving patient care...
  84. ncbi Images in cardiovascular medicine. Coronary thrombosis and myocardial bridging
    Christophe Bauters
    Service de Cardiologie C, Hopital Cardiologique, CHRU de Lille, France
    Circulation 105:130. 2002
  85. ncbi Anomalous origin of the entire coronary system with separate ostia within the right sinus of valsalva: a rare congenital anomaly and a review of the literature
    Gerasimos Gavrielatos
    Second Department of Cardiology, Interventional Unit, Evangelismos General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Cardiology 107:209-12. 2007
    ..Congenital coronary artery malformations occur infrequently in the general population. In this report, we describe a rare case of anomalous origin of all three coronary arteries from separate ostia within the right coronary sinus...
  86. doi Congenital coronary artery anomalies: diagnosis with 64 slice multidetector row computed tomography coronary angiography: a single-centre study
    K G Srinivasan
    KGS Advanced MR and CT Scan Centre, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
    J Med Imaging Radiat Oncol 52:148-54. 2008
    ..CT can be considered as a first-line imaging method for delineating coronary arterial anomalies...
  87. doi Myocardial bridging: depiction rate and morphology at CT coronary angiography--comparison with conventional coronary angiography
    Sebastian Leschka
    Institute of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital Zurich, Raemistrasse 100, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Radiology 246:754-62. 2008
    ..To prospectively assess the depiction rate and morphologic features of myocardial bridging (MB) of coronary arteries with 64-section computed tomographic (CT) coronary angiography in comparison to conventional coronary angiography...
  88. ncbi Coronary artery anomalies Part II: recent insights from clinical investigations
    Y von Kodolitsch
    Clinic of Internal Medicine III, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Z Kardiol 94:1-13. 2005
    ..Finally, we provide an update on current diagnostic and therapeutic recommendations...
  89. ncbi Single coronary artery as cause of non-atheromatous angina pectoris: multidetector computed tomography assessment
    Abdel Rauf Zeina
    Departament of Radiology and MAR Imaging Institute, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 9:624-5. 2007
  90. doi Sudden deaths in young competitive athletes: analysis of 1866 deaths in the United States, 1980-2006
    Barry J Maron
    Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Center, Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation and Abbott Northwestern Hospital, Minneapolis, Minn, USA
    Circulation 119:1085-92. 2009
    ..Sudden deaths in young competitive athletes are highly visible events with substantial impact on the physician and lay communities. However, the magnitude of this public health issue has become a source of controversy...
  91. ncbi Anomalous coronary arteries in adults: depiction at multi-detector row CT angiography
    Jaydip Datta
    Department of Radiology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tenn, USA
    Radiology 235:812-8. 2005
    ..To retrospectively determine the imaging features of anomalous coronary arteries depicted at multi-detector row computed tomographic (CT) angiography in 18 patients seen at four institutions...
  92. ncbi Update on myocardial bridging
    Stefan Mohlenkamp
    Clinic of Cardiology, University Clinic Essen, Germany
    Circulation 106:2616-22. 2002
  93. ncbi Anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery: collective review of surgical therapy
    Ali Dodge-Khatami
    Division of Cardiovascular Thoracic Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:946-55. 2002
    ..Follow-up of all patients is required to assess the adequacy of repair and to exclude ongoing or recurrent myocardial insult...
  94. ncbi Transcatheter closure of coronary arterial fistulas using the new Amplatzer vascular plug
    Gunther Fischer
    Klinik für Kinderkardiologie, Universitatsklinikum Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Germany
    Cardiol Young 17:283-7. 2007
    ..The plug offers an alternative to cardiac surgery, or occlusion using coils...
  95. ncbi Successful percutaneous treatment of anomalous left coronary artery from pulmonary artery
    N Collins
    Int J Cardiol 122:e29-31. 2007
    ..Follow up perfusion imaging demonstrated no residual anterior wall ischemia. Transcatheter closure of an ALCAPA is a potentially safe and effective alternative treatment strategy in this patient population...
  96. ncbi Adult type anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery: when should we be aware?
    Abdenasser Drighil
    Int J Cardiol 113:E119-21. 2006
    ..In this case, the diagnosis is sometimes missed because of atypical clinical presentation or of the unawareness of doctors. Here, we report a case of an 11-year-old boy with ALCAPA syndrome whose diagnosis took many years to be set-up...
  97. ncbi Bland-White-Garland syndrome and atrial septal defect - rare association and diagnostic challenge
    T Schneider
    Kantonsspital St Gallen, Department Innere Medizin, Fachbereich Kardiologie, Rorschacherstr 95, 9007, St Gallen, Switzerland
    Clin Res Cardiol 95:295-300. 2006
    ....
  98. ncbi Myocardial ischemia caused by a coronary anomaly left anterior descending coronary artery arising from right sinus of Valsalva
    Sait Mesut Dogan
    Int J Cardiol 112:e57-9. 2006
    ..Left circumflex artery and the diagonal branches were arising from the left main coronary artery and the whole coronary tree were free of atherosclerosis...
  99. ncbi Single coronary ostium - a right coronary artery arising from the left main coronary artery
    Roque B Arteaga
    Medical College of Georgia, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Augusta, Georgia, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 18:E241-3. 2006
    ..The right coronary artery originated from the left main coronary artery and had an aberrant course which was dorsal to the ascending aorta. No associated congenital heart disease was present...
  100. doi Hypoplastic coronary artery disease causing sudden death. Report of two cases and review of the literature
    Fabio De Giorgio
    Institute of Legal Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Cardiovasc Pathol 19:e107-11. 2010
    ..We report two additional cases of previously apparently healthy people who died suddenly and were found to have HCAD at postmortem evaluation. The clinicopathologic findings are discussed along with a review of the literature...
  101. ncbi ALCAPA, a possible reason for mitral insufficiency and heart failure in young patients
    Gry Dahle
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Rikshospitalet Radiumhospitalet Medical Center, Oslo, Norway
    Scand Cardiovasc J 41:51-8. 2007
    ..We have from 1990 to 2003 operated on seven patients in our clinic. The objective of this study was to describe our experience of treating the condition and to remind other doctors of it as a possible diagnosis...

Research Grants6

  1. Effects of AGE/RAGE on Monocytes in Arteriogenesis
    William Nicholson; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  2. Bridge to neonatal Fontan repair of single ventricle
    Mark Rodefeld; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  3. APOE Genotype and Sequelae of Infant Cardiac Surgery
    James Gaynor; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  4. Developmental regulation of cardiac gene expression
    Anthony Azakie; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..An understanding of the transcriptional mechanisms that control cardiogenesis may also elucidate the molecular pathogenesis of various congenital heart defects and cardiomyopathies. ..
  5. An Automated System to Monitor Medical Device Safety
    Frederic Resnic; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This approach can be readily extended to monitor the safety of technologies outside of interventional cardiology as outcomes data repositories become available. ..
  6. Ventricular Size and Valve Calcification Measures by CT
    Matthew J Budoff; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..