circumflex branch of left coronary artery

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cir·cum·flex branch of left cor·o·nar·y ar·ter·y

[TA]
terminal branch (with anterior interventricular artery) of left coronary artery that runs to left and then posteriorly in the coronary groove supplying atrial and ventricular branches.

cir·cum·flex branch of left cor·o·nar·y ar·te·ry

(sĭr'kŭm-fleks branch left kōr'ŏ-nar-ē ahr'tĕr-ē) [TA]
Terminal branch (with anterior interventricular artery) of left coronary artery that runs leftward and then posteriorly in the coronary groove supplying atrial and ventricular branches.
Synonym(s): ramus circumflexus arteriae coronariae sinistrae.
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Morphologically, in this case, because of the unique location of the pseudoaneurysm involving the atrioventricular groove, a rare possibility of giant coronary aneurysm involving the left circumflex coronary artery could be an important differential diagnostic consideration.
He has undergone coronary artery bypass graft operation with saphenous vein grafts placed to the left anterior descending coronary artery and the largest obtuse marginal branch of the left circumflex coronary artery.
ULMCA disease was defined as LM coronary artery stenosis ≥50% and no bypass grafts to the left anterior descending or left circumflex coronary artery.
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Left circumflex coronary artery arising as a terminal extension of the right coronary artery.

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