Arteria coronaria izquierda anómala

Es un defecto cardíaco en el cual dicha arteria, que generalmente lleva sangre a una gran porción del músculo cardíaco, no se forma correctamente. Esto hace que el corazón no reciba suficiente oxígeno para que bombee correctamente. Este defecto cardíaco está presente al nacer y sucede durante el desarrollo de los vasos sanguíneos y corazón del bebé.

Arteria coronaria izquierda anómala

Revision

Last reviewed 6/5/2012 by Kurt R. Schumacher, MD, Pediatric Cardiology, University of Michigan Congenital Heart Center, Ann Arbor, MI. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc.

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