Int J Cardiol 2021 May 1. Epub 2021 May 1.
Service de cardiologie congénitale, Hôpital Louis Pradel, Hospices civils de Lyon, 69317 Lyon cedex 04, France; Université Claude Bernard Lyon I, 69677 Lyon, France. Electronic address:
Background Anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery, particularly in the presence of inter-arterial course between the great arteries, has been found to be associated with sudden death in young people. Methods This study reports a single-center experience in the management of anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery, with or without inter-arterial course, by focusing specifically on presentation, diagnosis, and patient outcome. Results From March 1993 to February 2018, 100 patients (70 males) were diagnosed with anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery, including 27 left coronary artery from the right sinus, 60 right coronary artery from the left sinus, and 13 other anomalies. Read More