Congenital coronary artery aneurysm
Synonyms: Congenital coronary aneurysm
Congenital coronary artery aneurysm is a rare congenital coronary artery malformation defined as a more than 1.5 fold the normal size dilatation of a coronary artery segment with no identified underlying inflammatory or connective tissue disease. It may be asymptomatic or may present with angina pectoris myocardial infarction sudden cardiac death fistula formation pericardial tamponade compression of surrounding structures or congestive heart failure.
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