Accession Number:

ADA532340

Title:

Coronary Artery Fistula

Descriptive Note:

Journal article

Corporate Author:

UNIFORMED SERVICES UNIV OF THE HEALTH SCIENCES BETHESDA MD

Report Date:

2007-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

A 38-year-old man with a single episode of vague substernal chest pain was referred for evaluation of possible coronary artery disease. His medical history was significant for hypertension and type-II diabetes mellitus. The patient had no prior history of thoracic trauma or surgery. During an exercise stress test, the patient reported chest pain however, no electrocardiogram EKG changes were documented. A cardiac MRI axial black blood Figure A and black blood oblique Figure B, and coronary x-ray angiogram oblique projections Figures C and D were performed.

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE