Thrombosis of the left coronary artery in a newborn infant.


A unique occurrence of antenatal thrombosis of the left main coronary artery in a term infant is presented. The clinical features are indistinguishable from those of several other forms of congenital heart disease. The etiology of the thrombosis is unknown.


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@article{Sapire1977ThrombosisOT, title={Thrombosis of the left coronary artery in a newborn infant.}, author={David W. Sapire and Richard I. Markowitz and Margarita Vald{\'e}s-Dapena and Siegfried Engel}, journal={The Journal of pediatrics}, year={1977}, volume={90 6}, pages={957-9} }