https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1877966/

It is hypothesised that coronary tortuosity leads to flow alteration resulting in a reduction in coronary pressure distal to the tortuous segment of the coronary artery ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3369246/

Tortuous coronary arteries have been observed in patients with hypertension and myocardial infarction [13, 30, 31, 32, 33]. Tortuous cerebral arteries have been ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3164184/

Aug 31, 2011 ... Coronary artery disease (CAD) is the leading cause for mortality and morbidity .... Moreover, tortuous coronary arteries were not evaluated with ...

https://casereports.bmj.com/content/2014/bcr-2014-204725

AP cranial view showing extremely tortuous Left anterior descending and Left circumflex coronary arteries. bcr-2014-204725v3. bcr-2014-204725v3. Share.

https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0064564

May 17, 2013 ... Background Tortuous coronary arteries are commonly observed in clinical screenings and it may cause a reduction of the coronary pressure.

https://academic.oup.com/ajh/article/30/8/765/3835550

A Long and Winding Road from Tortuous Arteries to a Straightforward Diagnosis of ... About 50–86% of the SCAD patients had FMD in extra-coronary arteries.

https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.1161/CIRCINTERVENTIONS.114.001676

with SCAD exhibit a high prevalence of coronary artery tortuosity, and (2) that the presence of ..... ter appeared to elongate and become more tortuous over time.

https://rarediseases.org/rare-diseases/arterial-tortuosity-syndrome/

The patients with tortuous arteries are prone to aneurysm formation, dissection and ... Eventually, in severe cases, cardiac or respiratory failure can occur.

https://www.karger.com/Article/PDF/335123

Mar 14, 2012 ... Tortuous or twisted arteries and veins are commonly seen in humans and .... Tortuous coronary arteries hamper ven- tricular function [31] and ...

https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/spontaneous-coronary-artery-dissection/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20353716

Mar 21, 2018 ... A coronary angiogram can also show if the arteries in the heart (coronary arteries ) are abnormal and twisted, called tortuous coronary arteries, ...