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An Abnormal Left Main Coronary Artery Origin, Which is Rare in A Young Athlete with A Bicuspid Aorta [Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars]
Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars. 2023; 51(1): 69-71 | DOI: 10.5543/tkda.2022.83445

An Abnormal Left Main Coronary Artery Origin, Which is Rare in A Young Athlete with A Bicuspid Aorta

Uzeyir Rahimov1, Emin Karimli1, Shafag Mustafaeva1, Ozgur Kocamaz2
1Department of Cardiology, Baku Medical Plaza, Baku, Azerbaijan
2Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Baku Medical Plaza, Baku, Azerbaijan

A bicuspid aortic valve (BAV) is one of the most congenital anomalies of the heart in adults. It is also associated with a higher-than-expected incidence of coronary artery anomalies. We present a rare case of congenital BAV associated with anomalous origin of the left main coronary artery (LMCA) from the posterior left coronary sinus of Valsalva in young symptomatic athlete.

Keywords: Angiography, bicuspid aorta, coronary artery anomaly

How to cite this article
Uzeyir Rahimov, Emin Karimli, Shafag Mustafaeva, Ozgur Kocamaz. An Abnormal Left Main Coronary Artery Origin, Which is Rare in A Young Athlete with A Bicuspid Aorta. Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars. 2023; 51(1): 69-71

Corresponding Author: Emin Karimli, Azerbaijan
Manuscript Language: English


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