Origin of the anomalous left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery (ALCAPA)

2015-04-09 16:01:14

Category: Chest & Cardiac Imaging, Region: Thorax-Heart, Plane: MPR

Origin of the anomalous left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery ( ALCAPA ) Also known as Bland -White -Garland syndrome , is an uncommon congenital heart disease . Approximately 90 % of patients die Within the first year of life . Background : history of congestive heart failure (CHF ). Coronary angiography : She had a giant and grossly tortuous right coronary artery (RCA ) , with multiple fistulas . He report case of a 44 year-old woman , with chest pain Who Was Diagnosed by multidetector computed tomography With Bland -White -Garland syndrome.