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Table 1 Coronary artery anomalies encountered in our series

From: Prevalence and characteristics of coronary artery anomalies in an adult population undergoing multidetector-row computed tomography for the evaluation of coronary artery disease

Type of anomaly Number Of patients Incidence (%) Anomalies (%)
High “take-off” 20 0.78 33.3
Separate ostia for LAD and Cx inside the left SoV 15 0.58 25
RCA from LSV 9 0.35 15
Cx originating from the right SoV or RCA 6 0.23 10
Single coronary artery 3 0.12 5
LCA from RSoV 2 0.08 3.3
LCA from PA (ALCAPA) 1 0,04 1.7
Coronary artery fistulae 4 0.15 6.7
Total 60 2.33  
  1. LAD left anterior descending, Cx circumflex, RCA right coronary artery, LCA left coronary artery, SoV sinus of Valsalva, PA pulmonary artery