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Left Circumflex Artery

Summary Information: Left Circumflex Artery

Left Circumflex Artery: The left circumflex artery supplies the heart, or myocardium, with blood. The chambers of the heart need a large supply of freshly oxygenated blood to function properly and effectively pump blood to the rest of organs and areas of the body. Blood flows from the heart into the aorta into the left coronary artery, which branches into the left anterior descending artery and the left circumflex artery. Blood further flows from the left circumflex artery into arterial branches and coronary capillaries, where oxygen is released into the heart muscle, or myocardium.

Conditions that afflict the left circumflex artery include myocardial infarction, heart disease, angina, cardiac arrest, hypertension and atherosclerosis.

Closely Related Organs: Left Circumflex Artery

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Conditions Afflicting Organs: Left Circumflex Artery

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Other Names: Left Circumflex Artery

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Sub Parts: Left Circumflex Artery

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Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Left Circumflex Artery

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