Flashcards in Vessels in MI Deck (9):
Usually left circumflex, also right coronary
Which vessel supplies the AV node?
The right coronary artery
Why can an inferior MI lead to heart block
In an inferior MI, the right coronary artery is compromised. The right coronary artery supplies the AV node so can result in heart block/arryhthmias
Radio-femoral delay is associated with what?
Co-arctation of the aorta
-may be seen in Turner's syndrome