The incidence of congenital anomalies of the coronary arteries in the adult population.

@article{Baltaxe1977TheIO,
  title={The incidence of congenital anomalies of the coronary arteries in the adult population.},
  author={Harold A. Baltaxe and D. Wixson},
  journal={Radiology},
  year={1977},
  volume={122 1},
  pages={47-52}
}
A review of 1,000 consecutive coronary angiograms, most of them performed for evaluation of angina pectoris, yielded 9 examples of congenital anomalies of the coronary arteries. In 2 cases the angina may have been due to malposition of the left coronary artery or one of its branches. There were 2 cases of aberrant origin of the circumflex artery from the right coronary artery, 2 cases of aberrant left anterior descending artery, 3 cases in which all three major coronary branches arose from the… CONTINUE READING
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