Winter 2011:149-152

ARYA Atherosclerosis6419700101ANOMALOUS ORIGIN OF THE LEFT CORONARY ARTERY FROM THE RIGHT SINUS OF VALSALVA AND SEVER MITRAL STENOSIS231231ENMasoudPormoghadasMD, Professor of Cardiology, Isfahan Cardiovascular Research Center,Isfahan Cardiovascular Research Institute, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences. AbdiOmidHashemi Fard20110316Congenital coronary anomalies are presented in approximately1% of patient referred for cardiac  catheterization. Among the congenital coronary anomalies, a separated anomalous origin of all the coronary arteries from the right sinus of valsalva is very uncommon. We report a rare occurance of simultaneous occurence of mitral stenosis with ectopic origin of left main stem coronary artery from right sinus of Valsalva.Keywords: Anomalous Origin of Coronary Arteries, Mitral Stenosis.


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