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Myocardial Bridge
Darragh Brady, MD; Gerard M. Healy, MD; Jonathan D. Dodd, MD, MSc, MRCPI, FFR(RCSI)
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Clinical Issues

          • Diagnostic Checklist

            TERMINOLOGY

            • Definitions

              • Segment of epicardial coronary artery takes intramyocardial course

            IMAGING

            • General Features

              • Imaging Recommendations

                DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                  PATHOLOGY

                  • General Features

                    • Staging, Grading, & Classification

                      • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                        • Microscopic Features

                          CLINICAL ISSUES

                          • Presentation

                            • Demographics

                              • Natural History & Prognosis

                                • Treatment

                                  Selected References

                                  1. Tarantini G et al: Unmasking myocardial bridge-related ischemia by intracoronary functional evaluation. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 11(6):e006247, 2018
                                  2. Cerrato E et al: What is the optimal treatment for symptomatic patients with isolated coronary myocardial bridge? A systematic review and pooled analysis. J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown). 18(10):758-70, 2017
                                  3. Hostiuc S et al: Myocardial bridging: a meta-analysis of prevalence. J Forensic Sci. ePub, 2017
                                  4. Li Y et al: Non-invasive imaging of myocardial bridge by coronary computed tomography angiography: the value of transluminal attenuation gradient to predict significant dynamic compression. Eur Radiol. 27(5):1971-79, 2017
                                  5. Uusitalo V et al: Multimodality imaging in the assessment of the physiological significance of myocardial bridging. Curr Cardiol Rep. 18(1):2, 2016
                                  6. Lee MS et al: Myocardial bridging: an up-to-date review. J Invasive Cardiol. 27(11):521-8, 2015
                                  7. Nakanishi R et al: Myocardial bridging on coronary CTA: an innocent bystander or a culprit in myocardial infarction? J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr. 6(1):3-13, 2012
                                  8. Pursnani A et al: Coronary CTA assessment of coronary anomalies. J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr. 6(1):48-59, 2012
                                  9. Takamura K et al: Anatomical characteristics of myocardial bridge in patients with myocardial infarction by multi-detector computed tomography. Circ J. 75(3):642-8, 2011
                                  10. Herrmann J et al: Myocardial bridging is associated with alteration in coronary vasoreactivity. Eur Heart J. 25(23):2134-42, 2004
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                                  KEY FACTS

                                  • Terminology

                                    • Imaging

                                      • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                        • Clinical Issues

                                          • Diagnostic Checklist

                                            TERMINOLOGY

                                            • Definitions

                                              • Segment of epicardial coronary artery takes intramyocardial course

                                            IMAGING

                                            • General Features

                                              • Imaging Recommendations

                                                DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                  PATHOLOGY

                                                  • General Features

                                                    • Staging, Grading, & Classification

                                                      • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                                        • Microscopic Features

                                                          CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                          • Presentation

                                                            • Demographics

                                                              • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                • Treatment

                                                                  Selected References

                                                                  1. Tarantini G et al: Unmasking myocardial bridge-related ischemia by intracoronary functional evaluation. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 11(6):e006247, 2018
                                                                  2. Cerrato E et al: What is the optimal treatment for symptomatic patients with isolated coronary myocardial bridge? A systematic review and pooled analysis. J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown). 18(10):758-70, 2017
                                                                  3. Hostiuc S et al: Myocardial bridging: a meta-analysis of prevalence. J Forensic Sci. ePub, 2017
                                                                  4. Li Y et al: Non-invasive imaging of myocardial bridge by coronary computed tomography angiography: the value of transluminal attenuation gradient to predict significant dynamic compression. Eur Radiol. 27(5):1971-79, 2017
                                                                  5. Uusitalo V et al: Multimodality imaging in the assessment of the physiological significance of myocardial bridging. Curr Cardiol Rep. 18(1):2, 2016
                                                                  6. Lee MS et al: Myocardial bridging: an up-to-date review. J Invasive Cardiol. 27(11):521-8, 2015
                                                                  7. Nakanishi R et al: Myocardial bridging on coronary CTA: an innocent bystander or a culprit in myocardial infarction? J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr. 6(1):3-13, 2012
                                                                  8. Pursnani A et al: Coronary CTA assessment of coronary anomalies. J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr. 6(1):48-59, 2012
                                                                  9. Takamura K et al: Anatomical characteristics of myocardial bridge in patients with myocardial infarction by multi-detector computed tomography. Circ J. 75(3):642-8, 2011
                                                                  10. Herrmann J et al: Myocardial bridging is associated with alteration in coronary vasoreactivity. Eur Heart J. 25(23):2134-42, 2004