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Single coronary artery, and dissecting aneurysm of ascending aorta following resection of coarctation of aorta
  1. J. D. Alderson
  1. Cardio-thoracic Unit, Royal Infirmary, Sheffield


    A patient who developed a dissecting aneurysm of the ascending aorta 14 years after satisfactory resection of a coarctation of the aorta is reported. He was found to have an absent right coronary artery at necropsy following unsuccessful excision and repair of the aneurysm.

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