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Case 5946

Malignant right coronary artery. Image findings in 64-slices CT coronary angiography

Author(s)
Vasilios Skiadas, Stefanos Lahanis, Athanasios Plotas
 
Patient
male, 64 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Axial images

    Axial images showing the origin of the RCA from the left sinus of Valsalva and coursing the base of the heart between the aortic route and pulmonary trunk.

     
     
     
  • Figure 2
    3D Volume rendering and MPR image

    RCA arises from the left aortic sinus from a separate ostium from LCA

     
     
     
  • Figure 3
    3D volume rendering image

    RCA courses between the aortic root and pulmonary trunk

     
     
     
Axial images showing the origin of the RCA from the left sinus of Valsalva and coursing the base of the heart between the aortic route and pulmonary trunk.
 
RCA arises from the left aortic sinus from a separate ostium from LCA
 
RCA courses between the aortic root and pulmonary trunk
 
 
 
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