Vol 18, No 4 (2011)
Case Reports
Published online: 2011-07-15

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Congenital left main coronary artery aneurysm

Cihan Dundar, Kursat Tigen, Selcuk Pala, Ahmet Sasmazel, Cevat Kirma
Cardiol J 2011;18(4):430-433.


Left main coronary artery aneurysm (LMCAA) is an uncommon coronary abnormality seen in 0.1% of patients during routine diagnostic coronary angiographies. The most common etiology is atherosclerosis in acquired cases. However, it can also be a congenital malformation. We present the case of a 26 year-old female with a large LMCAA. She was diagnosed with tetralogy of Fallot initially. (Cardiol J 2011; 18, 4: 430–433)

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