Stenosis in single coronary artery originating from right sinus of valsalva: asymptomatic upto sixth decade of life

Authors

  • Kasam Subramanyam Department of Cardiology, Sri Jayadeva Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences and Research, Bengaluru, Karnataka-560069, India
  • Guru Kiran Dangeti Department of Cardiology, Sri Jayadeva Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences and Research, Bengaluru, Karnataka-560069, India
  • Rangaraj R. Ramalingam Department of Cardiology, Sri Jayadeva Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences and Research, Bengaluru, Karnataka-560069, India
  • Nagraj S. Moorthy Department of Cardiology, Sri Jayadeva Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences and Research, Bengaluru, Karnataka-560069, India

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.18203/2320-6012.ijrms20183669

Keywords:

Anomalous left coronary artery, Percutaneous coronary intervention, Single coronary artery

Abstract

Among all coronary anomalies, the prevalence of single coronary artery (SCA) originating from right sinus of Valsalva is 1.3%. Here, we report a rare case of a 60-years-old male serendipitously diagnosed with SCA originating from right aortic sinus with pre-pulmonic course of anomalous left coronary artery (LCA). His angiogram revealed 90% stenosis in distal right coronary artery with normal anomalous LCA. Thus, the patient was treated with percutaneous coronary intervention using a stent and was found stable post-procedure.

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Published

2018-08-25

How to Cite

Subramanyam, K., Dangeti, G. K., Ramalingam, R. R., & Moorthy, N. S. (2018). Stenosis in single coronary artery originating from right sinus of valsalva: asymptomatic upto sixth decade of life. International Journal of Research in Medical Sciences, 6(9), 3189–3191. https://doi.org/10.18203/2320-6012.ijrms20183669

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