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|Year : 2019 | Volume
| Issue : 2 | Page : 70-71
Single coronary artery with superdominant left circumflex artery: A rare coronary anomaly
Rahul Choudhary, Surender Deora
Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India
|Date of Web Publication||31-Jul-2019|
Dr. Rahul Choudhary
Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Basni, Jodhpur - 342 005, Rajasthan
Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None
|How to cite this article:|
Choudhary R, Deora S. Single coronary artery with superdominant left circumflex artery: A rare coronary anomaly. Heart Views 2019;20:70-1
Congenital coronary artery anomalies are rare and their incidence is approximately 0.64%–1.3% in population who undergo coronary angiography. Congenital absence of RCA with dominant LCx supplying the whole RCA territory (superdominant) is extremely rare and accounts for about 0.003% of reported coronary anomalies.
Most of the congenital coronary anomalies are benign. The clinical presentation of acute anterior wall ST elevation myocardial infarction in association with complete absence of RCA in our case was a co-incidental finding [Supplementry Video 1].
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