Two-Dimensional Echocardiographic Demonstration of Both Coronary Arteries in Bland-White-Garland Syndrome
In patients with Bland-White-Garland syndrome, the left coronary artery originates from the pulmonary artery instead of the aorta. Without surgical treatment, most patients die in their first year of life. The sooner that surgery is performed, the better are the chances for recovery. Until recently, cardiac catheterization and angiography were necessary to establish the diagnosis.
KeywordsCoronary Artery Pulmonary Artery Cardiac Catheterization Aortic Root Left Coronary Artery
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