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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Sinoatrial node artery artery frequently has been described as a solitary artery originating from RCA, or circumflex branch of the left coronary artery and/or from the trunk of the left coronary artery (1, 9, 10, 13).

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