Anomalous origin of the left coronary artery in tetralogy of Fallot associated with abnormal mitral valve pathology.


Journal Article

The association of anomalous left coronary artery with congenital heart disease is a rare occurrence. Seven cases of anomalous left coronary artery associated with tetralogy of Fallot have been reported in the literature. We report a unique case with severe mitral valve abnormality that precluded standard surgical repair.

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Cited Authors

  • Johnston, TA; Dyer, K; Armstrong, BA; Bengur, AR

Published Date

  • November 1999

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 20 / 6

Start / End Page

  • 438 - 440

PubMed ID

  • 10556394

Pubmed Central ID

  • 10556394

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1432-1971

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0172-0643

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s002469900509


  • eng