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*  Coronary artery anomaly
Coronary artery anomalies (or malformation of coronary vessels) are congenital abnormalities in the coronary anatomy of the ... Many coronary anomalies don't cause symptoms and are recognized only at the time of autopsy. They can be associated with sudden ... Basso C, Maron BJ, Corrado D, Thiene G (May 2000). "Clinical profile of congenital coronary artery anomalies with origin from ... The Congenital Heart Surgeons' Society has started a long-term ongoing study called anomalous aortic origin of a coronary ...
*  List of MeSH codes (C16)
... coronary vessel anomalies MeSH C16.131.240.400.220 --- crisscross heart MeSH C16.131.240.400.280 --- dextrocardia MeSH C16.131. ... transposition of great vessels MeSH C16.131.240.400.915.300 --- double outlet right ventricle MeSH C16.131.240.400.920 --- ... ebstein's anomaly MeSH C16.131.240.400.450 --- eisenmenger complex MeSH C16.131.240.400.560 --- heart septal defects MeSH ...
*  List of MeSH codes (C14)
... coronary vessel anomalies MeSH C14.240.400.220 --- crisscross heart MeSH C14.240.400.280 --- dextrocardia MeSH C14.240.400.280. ... coronary vessel anomalies MeSH C14.280.400.220 --- crisscross heart MeSH C14.280.400.280 --- dextrocardia MeSH C14.280.400.280. ... coronary stenosis MeSH C14.280.647.250.285.200 --- coronary restenosis MeSH C14.280.647.250.290 --- coronary thrombosis MeSH ... coronary stenosis MeSH C14.907.553.470.250.285.200 --- coronary restenosis MeSH C14.907.553.470.250.290 --- coronary thrombosis ...
*  ICD-9-CM Volume 3
Operations on vessels of heart (36.0) Removal of coronary artery obstruction and insertion of stent(s) (36.1) Bypass ... Total repair of certain congenital cardiac anomalies (35.9) Other operations on valves and septa of heart (35.94) Creation of ... Insertion of vessel-to-vessel cannula (39.94) Replacement of vessel-to-vessel cannula (39.95) Hemodialysis Artificial kidney ... Other operations on vessels (39.90) Insertion of non-drug-eluting peripheral vessel stent(s) (39.91) Freeing of vessel (39.92) ...
*  Roderic I. Pettigrew
... imaging coronary arteries, and in quantifying blood flow across heart valves and in vessels, including congenital heart ... anomalies. Among Pettigrew's trainees and fellows are John N. Oshinski, Ph.D., associate professor, Department of Radiology and ...
*  ICD-10 Chapter XVII: Congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities
Malformation of coronary vessels (Q24.6) Congenital heart block (Q24.8) Other specified congenital malformations of heart ( ... Anomaly of pleura (Q34.1) Congenital cyst of mediastinum (Q34.8) Other specified congenital malformations of respiratory system ... Other malformations of precerebral vessels (Q28.2) Arteriovenous malformation of cerebral vessels (Q28.3) Other malformations ... Ebstein's anomaly (Q22.6) Hypoplastic right heart syndrome (Q22.8) Other congenital malformations of tricuspid valve (Q22.9) ...
*  Circumflex branch of left coronary artery
See Coronary circulation for description of dominance.) Cardiac vessels Human heart with coronary arteries Heart coronary ... There have been multiple anomalies described, for example the left circumflex having an aberrant course from the right coronary ... It follows the left part of the coronary sulcus, running first to the left and then to the right, reaching nearly as far as the ... The circumflex artery curves to the left around the heart within the coronary sulcus, giving rise to one or more left marginal ...
*  List of circulatory system conditions
... blood and blood vessels. Angina Acute coronary syndrome Anomic aphasia Aortic dissection Aortic regurgitation Aortic stenosis ... of the great arteries Double aortic arch Double inlet left ventricle Double outlet right ventricle Ebstein's anomaly GUCH ... Ischemic heart diseases Angina pectoris Acute coronary syndrome Acute myocardial infarction See also Category:Valvular heart ...
*  Bicuspid aortic valve
Fusion of aortic valve leaflets occurs most commonly (≈80%) between the right coronary and left coronary leaflets (RL), which ... Blood does not flow centrally through the aorta in BAV, but along the right-anterior and right-posterior vessel wall for RL and ... Bicuspid aortic valves are the most common cardiac valvular anomaly, occurring in 1-2% of the general population. It is twice ... WSS measurements in RL fusion indicate an increase in pressure applied predominantly to the right-anterior side of the vessel ...
*  Smallest cardiac veins
Pratt, FH (1898). "The nutrition of the heart through the vessels of Thebesius and the coronary veins" (PDF). American Journal ... Blake, HA; Manion, WC; Mattingly, TW; Baroldi, G (1964). "Coronary artery anomalies". Circulation. 30: 927-40. doi:10.1161/01. ... and into the coronary sinus. The coronary sinus empties into the right atrium. The thebesian venous network is considered an ... "vessels of Wearn". In his 1928 publication, Wearn himself referred to the arterio-cameral connections (vessels of Wearn) as ...
*  Anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery
... is a rare but potentially fatal anomaly. The goal of surgical therapy is establishment of a physiologic bi-coronary circulation ... is a rare birth defect in the heart that occurs when a coronary artery arises from the wrong location on the main blood vessel ... "Anomalous origin of right coronary artery from pulmonary artery with aneurysmal coronary arteries". Cor et Vasa. doi:10.1016/j. ... Over 140 patients with AAOCA have been enrolled by June 2011, making it the largest cohort ever assembled of this anomaly. ...
*  Myocardial bridge
... of choice is myotomy but bypass surgery can be added when there is proximal coronary obstruction or anatomic anomalies that ... Typically, the arteries rest on top of the heart muscle and feed blood down into smaller vessels that populate throughout the ... A myocardial bridge occurs when one of the coronary arteries tunnels through the myocardium rather than resting on top of it. ... Small amounts of myocardial bridging often are undetectable, as the blood usually flows through the coronary while the heart is ...
*  Cardiology
Coronary circulation is the circulation of blood in the blood vessels of the heart muscle (myocardium). The vessels that ... Ebstein's anomaly is when the right atrium is significantly enlarged and the heart is shaped like a box. This is very rare and ... "How Is Coronary Heart Disease Diagnosed?". 29 September 2014. Retrieved 25 February 2015. "How Can Coronary Heart Disease Be ... As the left and right coronary arteries run on the surface of the heart, they can be called epicardial coronary arteries. These ...
*  Anomalous pulmonary venous connection
TAPVC can occur with obstruction, which occurs when the anomalous vein enters a vessel at an acute angle and can cause ... It is associated with other vascular anomalies, and some genetic syndromes such as Turner syndrome. It can be diagnosed with CT ... where blood drains into coronary sinus or directly into right atrium; Infradiaphragmatic (20%), where blood drains into portal ... It is less severe than total anomalous pulmonary venous connection which is a life-threatening anomaly requiring emergent ...
*  Right-to-left shunt
1 Combination Vessel: Persistent truncus arteriosus (minimal cyanosis) 2 Vessels involved: Transposition of great vessels 3 ... The most common cause of right-to-left shunt is the Tetralogy of Fallot, a congenital cardiac anomaly characterized by four co- ... Small physiological, or "normal", shunts are seen due to the return of bronchial artery blood and coronary blood through the ... A right-to-left shunt occurs when: there is an opening or passage between the atria, ventricles, and/or great vessels; and, ...
*  Anatomical terminology
Something that is patent may also refer to a channel such as a blood vessel, section of bowel, collecting system or duct that ... Anatomical variation is unlike congenital anomalies, which are considered a disorder.[citation needed] Joints, especially ... like that encountered in vital arteries such as coronary arteries and cerebral arteries), or another unspecified obstruction ( ... such as blood vessels or leaf veins. Patent, meaning a structure such as an artery or vein that abnormally remains open, such ...
*  Dextro-Transposition of the great arteries
It has as contra-indication coronary anomalies. Since 1981 Lecompte has put his Lecompte manoeuvre in use. This is used with ... or shows the vessels clearly on a chest x-ray, MRI, or CT scan - this is of particular importance, as the coronary arteries ... The heart and vessels are accessed via median sternotomy, and a cardiopulmonary bypass machine is used; as this machine needs ... This is a less common variant, and with this arrangement, an unusual coronary artery pattern is common. There are also some ...
*  Coarctation of the aorta
The oxygen is transferred via the placenta to the fetus and results in dilatation of the fetal lung vessels. As a consequence, ... This can be fixed by either another coarctectomy[citation needed]. Coronary artery disease (CAD) is a major issue for patients ... Preductal coarctation results when an intracardiac anomaly during fetal life decreases blood flow through the left side of the ... Angioplasty is a procedure done to dilate an abnormally narrow section of a blood vessel to allow better blood flow. This is ...
*  List of ICD-9 codes 740-759: congenital anomalies
Bulbus cordis anomalies and anomalies of cardiac septal closure (745.0) Common truncus (745.1) Transposition of great vessels ( ... Congenital obstructive anomalies of heart not elsewhere classified (746.85) Coronary artery anomaly congenital (746.86) ... Spinal vessel anomaly (747.83) Persistent fetal circulation (747.9) Unspecified congenital anomaly of circulatory system (748) ... Congenital anomalies of eyelids, lacrimal system, and orbit (744) Congenital anomalies of ear, face, and neck (744.0) Anomalies ...
*  Adrian Kantrowitz
... generator for use as a component in a heart-lung machine and a treatment for coronary artery disease in which blood vessels ... The recipient infant was 19-day-old Jamie Scudero who had the heart conditions of tricuspid atresia and Ebstein's anomaly. At 3 ... Every Second Counts, McRae, 2006, page 179 "Ebstein's anomaly, which results in a severe malformation of the tricuspid valve ...
*  Heart valve
Ebstein's anomaly is the displacement of the septal leaflet of the tricuspid valve causing a larger atrium and a smaller ... There are also the coronary sinus and the inferior vena cava valves. The heart valves and the chambers are lined with ... As they mature, they rotate slightly as the outward vessels spiral, and move slightly closer to the heart. In general, the ... The most common form of valvular anomaly is a congenital heart defect (CHD), called a bicuspid aortic valve. This results from ...
*  Outline of cardiology
Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) - Procedures to treat stenotic coronary arteries by accessing through a blood vessel. ... Uhl anomaly - A congenital heart defect in which the right ventricular myocardium is too thin or absent. It is a very rare ... Coronary artery disease (CAD)- Coronary artery disease is a general term for any reduction in coronary circulation. One such ... Diseases of blood vessels - diseases of the blood vessels can be multidisciplinary in nature. For example, medical treatment of ...
*  Persistent truncus arteriosus
Waller BR, McQuinn T, Phelps AL, Markwald RR, Lo CW, Thompson RP, Wessels A (November 2000). "Conotruncal anomalies in the ... This results in one arterial trunk arising from the heart and providing mixed blood to the coronary arteries, pulmonary ... single artery arising from the two ventricles which gives rise to both the aortic and pulmonary vessels abnormal truncal valve ... Microablation of the cardiac neural crest in developing chick embryos and genetic anomalies affecting this population of cells ...
*  Effects of cannabis
Delisi, Lynn E (2008). "The effect of cannabis on the brain: can it cause brain anomalies that lead to increased risk for ... dilation of blood vessels, and fluctuations in blood pressure. There are medical reports of occasional heart attacks or ... particularly those with some degree of coronary artery or cerebrovascular disease, poses greater risks due to the resulting ... congestion of the conjunctival blood vessels), a reduction in intra-ocular pressure, muscle relaxation and a sensation of cold ...
*  Discovery and development of beta-blockers
In acute coronary syndrome, β-blockers have been recommended as a class I-A indication in clinical practice guidelines, because ... β2-receptors can be found in the smooth muscles of vessels and the bronchies. β3-receptors are presumed to be involved in fatty ... Based on meta-analyses, first trimester oral β-blocker use showed no increase in odds of major congenital anomalies. However, ... Propranolol became the first major drug in the treatment of angina pectoris, since the introduction of coronary vasodilators, ( ...
*  List of diseases (C)
... syndactyly jejunal atresia Coronaro-cardiac fistula Coronary arteries congenital malformation Coronary artery aneurysm Coronary ... lipoid Congenital afibrinogenemia Congenital alopecia X linked Congenital amputation Congenital aneurysms of the great vessels ... familial Cardiomyopathy hypogonadism metabolic anomalies Cardiomyopathy spherocytosis Cardiomyopathy, fatal fetal, due to ... lipoma Cleft lip palate dysmorphism Kumar type Cleft lip palate ectrodactyly Cleft lip palate incisor and finger anomalies ...