Left Coronary

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Coronary Circulation - Anastomoses
... There are some anastomoses between branches of the two coronary arteries ... However the coronary arteries are functionally end arteries and so these meetings are referred to as anatomical anastamoses, which lack function, as opposed to functional or physiological ... This is as blockage of one coronary artery generally results in death of the heart tissue due to lack of sufficient blood supply from the other branch ...

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