Isolated Coronary Artery Anomalies Differential Diagnoses

Updated: May 31, 2018
  • Author: Jamshid Shirani, MD; Chief Editor: Eric H Yang, MD  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

Keep in mind that coronary artery anomalies may result in sudden death in high-profile athletes.

Other conditions to consider in patients with suspected isolated coronary artery anomalies include the following:

  • Arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia

  • Anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery (ALCAPA)

  • Sudden death

Differential Diagnoses