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Vol 70, No 12 (2012)
Case studies
Published online: 2012-12-22
Submitted: 2012-12-28
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A continuous murmur in female patient after traffic injury

Piotr Wańczura, Wojciech Stecko, Piotr Kukla, Jerzy Kuźniar
Kardiol Pol 2012;70(12):1283-1285.

open access

Vol 70, No 12 (2012)
Case studies
Published online: 2012-12-22
Submitted: 2012-12-28

Abstract

A case of a 33 year-old female with continuous murmur was admitted to the hospital for diagnostic purposes. TEE was inconclusive. Coronary angiography revealed an aneurysm of left anterior descending with the fistula to the right ventricle. The patient underwent implantation of inset of left internal mammary artery graft and ligation of fistula during open heart surgery.

Abstract

A case of a 33 year-old female with continuous murmur was admitted to the hospital for diagnostic purposes. TEE was inconclusive. Coronary angiography revealed an aneurysm of left anterior descending with the fistula to the right ventricle. The patient underwent implantation of inset of left internal mammary artery graft and ligation of fistula during open heart surgery.
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Keywords

traumatic coronary artery fistula; left anterior descending; left internal mammary artery; open heart surgery

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Title

A continuous murmur in female patient after traffic injury

Journal

Kardiologia Polska (Polish Heart Journal)

Issue

Vol 70, No 12 (2012)

Pages

1283-1285

Published online

2012-12-22

Bibliographic record

Kardiol Pol 2012;70(12):1283-1285.

Keywords

traumatic coronary artery fistula
left anterior descending
left internal mammary artery
open heart surgery

Authors

Piotr Wańczura
Wojciech Stecko
Piotr Kukla
Jerzy Kuźniar

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