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The 62-year-old UAE national from Fujairah was suffering from chest pain due to total blockage of his left anterior descending artery.
Revascularization of the left anterior descending artery with the left internal mammary artery is by far the best treatment option in terms of long term results.
Dual left anterior descending coronary artery (LAD) is defined as the presence of two LADs within the anterior interventricular sulcus (AIVS): a short LAD that courses and terminates high in the AIVS, and a long LAD that originates from either the LAD proper or from the right coronary artery (RCA), then enters the distal AIVS and courses to the apex.
The Phase II study design for the clinical program calls for the enrollment of 82 adult patients treated emergently with primary PCI for STEMI involving the Left Anterior Descending (LAD) artery within 12 hours of onset of symptoms of a heart attack.
Percutaneous coronary intervention w is an appropriate procedure for patients with two-vessel coronary artery disease with proximal left anterior descending artery and for those who have three-vessel disease with a low coronary artery disease burden, but it may not be reasonable for patients with three-vessel disease and intermediate to high CAD burden.
In this study of 28 mice, they induced ischemia by either permanently occluding the left anterior descending artery (Group A) or temporarily ligating it for 45 minutes (Group B).
Circumflex, Left Anterior Descending, I have followed the pathways blood takes around the heart.
Left upper lobectomy for lung cancer in patients with previous left internal mammary artery (LIMA) to left anterior descending coronary artery graft (LAD) has been reported (1-3).