LCA

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LCA

GOST 7.67 Latin three-letter geocode for Saint Lucia. The code is used for transactions to and from local bank accounts and for international shipping to Saint Lucia. As with all GOST 7.67 codes, it is used primarily in Cyrillic alphabets.
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Anomalous left coronary artery from pulmonary artery (ALCAPA) in infants: a 5 year review in a defined birth cohort.
Clinical findings alone are not sufficient in the diagnosis of anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery.
Electrocardiographic and echocardiographic features that distinguish anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from pulmonary artery from idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy.
Main findings on ECHO include enlarged right coronary artery, absence of visualization of origin of the left coronary artery from the aorta, increase in the echogenicity of papillary muscles and observation of origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery.
The most common of these anomalies were separate orifices of the anterior descending and left circumflex arteries from the left coronary artery (4, 5, 8-13).
An atypical left coronary artery (LCA) ostia originating from the right sinus of Valsalva was demonstrated just posterior to the right coronary ostia and its course was posterior to the aorta (Fig.
The anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the right aortic sinus: is the coronary angiography still a 'gold standard'?
Two fistulas from the left coronary artery (LMCA), one fistula from the left anterior descending artery (LAD) and two fistulas from the right coronary artery (RCA) were mostly draining in to pulmonary artery (Fig.
In the remaining patients, an additional catheter was required to engage the left coronary artery in 9 (12%), the right coronary artery in 5 (6%), and ventriculography in 1 (2%) patients.