What is the role of radiography in the diagnosis of anomalous left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery (ALCAPA)?

Updated: Aug 10, 2020
  • Author: Mary C Mancini, MD, PhD, MMM; Chief Editor: Syamasundar Rao Patnana, MD  more...
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Chest radiography usually demonstrates cardiomegaly, with or without pulmonary venous congestion, although this is not diagnostic for anomalous left coronary artery arising from the pulmonary artery (ALCAPA).


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