Coronary Sinus Anatomy and its Importance-evidence based ReviewKaruppiah Arunachalam*
Department of Internal Medicine, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, USA
- *Corresponding Author:
- Karuppiah Arunachalam
Department of Internal Medicine
The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Main building, Pent house, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI- 02903, USA
E-mail: [email protected]
Received date: Feb 08, 2016; Accepted date: Mar 02, 2016; Published date: Mar 07, 2016
Citation: Arunachalam K (2016) Coronary Sinus Anatomy and its Importance-evidence based Review. Anat Physiol 6:207. doi:10.4172/2161-0940.1000207
Copyright: © 2016 Arunachalam K. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Coronary sinus is the largest cardiac venous channel and its increasingly used during electrophysiological procedures like LV pacing, biventricular ICD lead placement and ablation. There are few other novel procedures under research including stem cell delivery in case of ischemic myocardium. Coronary sinus anatomy, its variations in tributaries and the clinical implications are discussed in this review article.