Anomalous Left Coronary Artery From the Pulmonary Artery
Anomalous left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery (ALCAPA) is a congenital heart defect. Surgery is required to fix ALCAPA and your Cardiac Center team will discuss the various surgical procedures available for your child.
Quinn was diagnosed with a type of coronary artery anomaly called anomalous left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery (ALCAPA) and treated by the Cardiac team at CHOP, giving him a better chance at survival.
Patient outcomes at the Cardiac Center are among the best in the world, placing us in the top tier of pediatric cardiac programs. We're also consistently ranked among the best by U.S. News & World Report and Parents magazine.