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www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4919754

RCA: Right coronary artery; LAD: Left anterior descending; LCX: Left circumflex artery ... When the RCA reaches the acute margin of the heart, it turns to continue  ...

www.piedmont.org/heart/heart-care-and-wellness/conditions-and-diseases/coronary-artery-disease

Coronary arteries supply blood to the heart muscle. ... The right coronary artery ( RCA), which divides into the right posterior descending and ... of an artery causing it to narr...

www.upmc.com/services/heart-vascular/conditions-treatments/chronic-coronary-total-occlusion

Over time, the buildup of plaque causes the arteries to narrow. This limits the amount of oxygen-rich blood that flows to the heart. With CTO, the artery blockage is ...

www.cathlabdigest.com/articles/Not-All-Heart-Attacks-Are-Same

May 5, 2009 ... Complications may include a sudden onset of distal heart block (Mobitz ... In eighty percent of the population, it is the RCA that supports the ...

www.webmd.com/heart-disease/widow-maker-heart-attack

May 29, 2020 ... A widow maker is when you get a big blockage at the beginning of the left main artery or the left anterior descending artery (LAD). They're a major ...

www.cormedicalgroup.com/conditions/coronary-artery-disease

Jul 12, 2013 ... The chest pains of angina occur when the heart cannot get enough oxygen-rich blood through plaque-clogged arteries although blockages do ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Right_coronary_artery

In the blood supply of the heart, the right coronary artery (RCA) is an artery originating above the right cusp of the aortic valve, at the right aortic sinus in the heart ....

www.atrainceu.com/content/3-anatomy-coronary-arteries

However, a sudden blockage in a coronary artery will cut off most of the oxygen and nutrients to the corresponding region of heart muscle with no time for ...

stanfordhealthcare.org/medical-conditions/blood-heart-circulation/anomalous-coronary-artery.html

... a birth defect, describing abnormally shaped coronary arteries, leading to heart failure. ... The right coronary artery (RCA), which divides into the right posterior ...

www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/coronary-heart-disease

A person with coronary heart disease has an accumulation of fatty deposits in the ... Right coronary artery (RCA). ... Atherosclerosis is inflammation and a buildup of plaque in ...