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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 arising from the pulmonary artery: a series of 27 infants undergoing operation in the first years of life.
Aorta artery (AA); pulmonary trunk (PT); left atrioventricular ostium (LAVO); right atrioventricular ostium (RAVO); left coronary artery (LCA); paraconal interventricular branch (PIB); septal branch (SB); ventricular branches (VB); circumflex branch of left coronary artery (CB); atrial branches (AB); left marginal branch (LMB); right coronary artery (RCA); subsinuosal interventricular branch (SIB); right marginal branch (RMB).
Perry and Scott (22) have reported anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery in 11 patients at the Children's Hospital of the District of Columbia from 1946 to 1969.
Respiratory syncytial viral infection in an infant with unrepaired anomalous left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery.
Presentation of anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery with left sided coronary ostium in an adult patient.
Main Left Coronary Artery Disease Clinical Experience from 1964-1974 Circulation, Volume 52, August 1975.
Augustin et al (14) showed the importance of third coronary artery in providing collateral circulation in patients with left coronary artery occlusion.
Left Coronary artery arise from left posterior aspect of Truncus, right Coronary artery arise from right anterior aspect of Truncus.
Sinoatrial node artery artery frequently has been described as a solitary artery originating from RCA, or circumflex branch of the left coronary artery and/or from the trunk of the left coronary artery (1, 9, 10, 13).
As a whole, our findings may explain the higher mortality rate of myocardial infarction in young patients by showing the majority of young patients with significant CAD having proximal left coronary artery system lesions.