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A calcified tubular structure could be identified rounding the RCS next to the aortic valve root, and a voluminous subselective contrast injection revealed this structure as a vessel corresponding to the left circumflex artery (LCX, Fig.
In this report, we present a 40-year-old woman with an apical perfusion defect on stress myocardial perfusion imaging in whom diagnostic coronary angiography revealed that the left ventricular apex was supplied by the left circumflex artery (LCx) (Fig.
Califf scoring system for purposes of determining the severity of Coronary stenosis is considered as six arterial segments the left anterior descending artery, major diagonal, the first major septal branch, the left circumflex artery, the major obtuse marginal and the right coronary artery.
These distal landmarks used for analysis were as follows: the distal bifurcation of the left anterior descending coronary artery (LAD) (the mustache, pitchfork, or whale's tail); the distal bifurcation of the segment with the longest total distance in the left circumflex artery (LCx); and the first branch of the posterolateral artery in the right coronary artery (RCA).