The aortic trunk is very short, sends off the coronary arteries and then the left aorta brachiocephalica, while the rest divides into the right brachiocephalic and the aorta descendens.
Sometimes the only way of telling whether the coronary arteries are diseased is to perform a coronary angiogram.
artery common causes include spasms of the coronary arteries or disease of the smaller branches of these arteries.
The coronary arteries showed severe generalized occlusive atheroma affecting all the main branches.
Eating 5 or more portions a day can protect your heart by helping to prevent atheroma from building up inside the coronary arteries.