CARAT Case Studies: Coronary Artery Variants and Anomalies (CAVA)

Case Study A06-1: LCx from RC Sinus Running Behind Aorta

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LAD.

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Best visualization of retro-aortic pathway of dominant LCx.

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Good view of retro-aortic position of LCx.

Anatomy – This common anomaly can be associated with a circumflex distribution of any size, in this case with a dominant LCx.

Construction – (Select Settings > Choose Button Q Nums.) Template button Q1.6 sets the stage.

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