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Myocardial Bridging MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Myocardial Bridging
Tree Number(s)
C14.240.400.210.500
C14.280.400.210.500
C16.131.240.400.210.500
Unique ID
D054084
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D054084
Scope Note
A malformation that is characterized by a muscle bridge over a segment of the CORONARY ARTERIES. Systolic contractions of the muscle bridge can lead to narrowing of coronary artery; coronary compression; MYOCARDIAL ISCHEMIA; MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION; and SUDDEN CARDIAC DEATH.
Previous Indexing
Coronary Disease (1963-1975)
Coronary Vessel Anomalies (1976-2007)
Public MeSH Note
2008
History Note
2008
Date Established
2008/01/01
Date of Entry
2007/07/09
Myocardial Bridging Preferred
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