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Author Akbari, J. G. ♦ Theodore, S. ♦ Krishnamanohar, S. R. ♦ Neelakandhan, K. S.
Source Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences & Technology
Content type Text
Publisher Asian Cardiovascular & Thoracic Annals
File Format PDF
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Technology ♦ Medicine & health ♦ Diseases
Subject Domain (in MeSH) Cardiovascular Diseases ♦ Diseases
Subject Keyword Cardiology
Abstract A girl who was diagnosed at 8 months old with anomalous left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery and was subsequently lost to follow-up, presented at the age of 11 years with congestive heart failure and severe mitral regurgitation with supra-systemic pulmonary artery pressure. With progressive mitral regurgitation, coronary steal is reduced by the rising pulmonary artery pressure, and patients present late with severe valvular cardiomyopathy.
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Educational Framework Medical Council of India (MCI)
Journal Asian cardiovascular & thoracic annals
Volume Number 15
Issue Number 2
Page Count 20
Starting Page 4
Ending Page 23