A case of multiple coronary artery aneurysms: Successful revascularization

AUTHORS

Omid Assar 1 , * , Marzieh Nikparvar 2

1 Assistant Professor Department of Cardiac Surgery, Hormozgan Cardiovascular Research Center, Hormozgan University of Medical Sciences, Bandar Abbas, Iran.

2 Assistant Professor Department of Cardiovascular, Hormozgan Cardiovascular Research Center, Hormozgan University of Medical Sciences, Bandar Abbas, Iran.

How to Cite: Assar O, Nikparvar M. A case of multiple coronary artery aneurysms: Successful revascularization, Hormozgan Med J. 2011 ; 15(1):e88242.

ARTICLE INFORMATION

Hormozgan Medical Journal: 15 (1); e88242
Published Online: February 12, 2011
Article Type: Case Report
Received: February 05, 2011
Accepted: February 12, 2011

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Abstract

Introduction: Multiple coronary artery aneurysm is a rare anomaly which could be
congenital or acquired. Its complications including sudden cardiac death, clot and distal
emboli, rupture and bleeding or fistula. Decision about its management depends on
aneurysm conditions and the Patient's clinical situation
Case Report: A 55 years old patient with unstable angina and multiple coronary artery
aneurysms and three vessels disease on angiography, underwent CABG. The patient was
asymptomatic and showed normal activity after about two years of follow up.
Conclusion: Here, multiple coronary artery aneurysms and its management is discussed as
a rare disease.

Keywords

Coronary Aneurysm – Angiography – Atherosclerosis

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