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Title: Left main coronary artery to pulmonary artery fistula presenting as angina and ventricular tachycardia - A case report and literature review.
Epworth Authors: Gong, Simone
Marasco, Silvana
Wong, Michael
Hiscock, Martin
Keywords: Angina
Coronary Artery Fistula
Coronary Steal
Left Main Ischemia
Ventricular Tachycardia
Cardiac Sciences Clinical Institute, Epworth HealthCare,Victoria, Australia
Issue Date: May-2023
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Citation: Clin Case Rep . 2023 May 1;11(5):e7231
Abstract: Coronary artery fistulae are an uncommon abnormality of the coronary arteries, but when hemodynamically significant can present as angina, dyspnea, and arrhythmia as a rare cause of functional myocardial ischemia via 'coronary steal phenomenon'.
DOI: 10.1002/ccr3.7231
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ISSN: 2050-0904
Journal Title: Clinical Case Reports
Type: Journal Article
Affiliated Organisations: Department of Medicine University of Melbourne Melbourne Victoria Australia
CJOB Cardiothoracic Surgery Department The Alfred Hospital Melbourne Victoria Australia
Department of Surgery Monash University Melbourne Victoria Australia
Type of Clinical Study or Trial: Case Reports
Appears in Collections:Cardiac Sciences

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