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What does RCA stand for?

RCA stands for Right Coronary Artery


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The following day the patient underwent three-vessel coronary arterial bypass grafting using the left internal mammary artery to the left anterior descending coronary artery and saphenous vein grafts to the first obtuse marginal branch of the left circumflex coronary artery and the posterior descending branch of the right coronary artery.
BACKGROUND Differentiating occlusion of the circumflex branch of the left coronary artery (also called the circumflex artery) from occlusion of the right coronary artery is often difficult because either may be associated with a pattern of acute inferior myocardial infarction on the electrocardiogram.
The target lesion was in the left anterior descending artery in 22 patients, in the left circumflex artery in 18, and in the right coronary artery in 23; 24% had a prior percutaneous coronary intervention.