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Structure of middle cardiac vein

Known as: Lesser cardiac vein, Middle cardiac vein, Vena cordis media 
A vein originating at the apex of the heart that ascends along the posterior interventricular sulcus and drains into the coronary sinus.
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2015
2015
BACKGROUND The coronary venous system (CVS) is linked to the origin of idiopathic epicardial ventricular arrhythmias (VAs… Expand
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2010
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2010
Background—The prevalence of epicardial idiopathic ventricular arrhythmias that can be ablated from within the coronary venous… Expand
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2006
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2006
OBJECTIVES This study was designed to evaluate the value of 64-slice computed tomography (CT) to visualize the cardiac veins and… Expand
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2005
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2005
AIMS Several experimental studies and the initial clinical experience have shown that autologous skeletal myoblast… Expand
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2005
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2005
OBJECTIVES We sought to evaluate the value of multislice computed tomography (MSCT) to depict the cardiac venous anatomy… Expand
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2005
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2005
The coronary sinus is the gateway for left ventricular (LV) epicardial lead placement for cardiac resynchronization therapy. The… Expand
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2004
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2004
New therapeutic strategies in interventional cardiology and electrophysiology involve the coronary veins. This study examines the… Expand
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
GASPARINI, M., et al.: Is the Left Ventricular Lateral Wall the Best Lead Implantation Site for Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy… Expand
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2002
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2002
Background—The coronary sinus (CS) has a myocardial coat (CSMC) with extensive connections to the left and right atria. We… Expand
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1998
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1998
Permanent left ventricular pacing has been shown to imporve the hemodynamic and clinical status of patients with severe heart… Expand
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