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Anomalous origin of left coronary artery from pulmonary artery associated with an aorto-pulmonary septal defect
  1. P. Vassallo Agius,
  2. A. Rushworth,
  3. N. Connolly
  1. Department of Paediatrics, Brompton Hospital, London S.W.3

    Abstract

    Aorto-pulmonary septal defects and anomalous origins of left coronary artery from pulmonary artery are briefly discussed. The difficulties of diagnosis and surgical correction are put forward in a situation when the left coronary artery arises from a site of high pressure and saturation, such as the pulmonary artery in the presence of an aorto-pulmonary septal defect, as in the case described.

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