Published online Jul 28, 2014. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v6.i7.399
Revised: February 28, 2014
Accepted: May 16, 2014
Published online: July 28, 2014
Core tip: In the article role of the analysis of coronary venous system in cardiac computed tomography (CT) was presented. In the last 20 years, a few percutaneous cardiology techniques in which the anatomy of the coronary venous system was significant were developed and are in use. The description of the selected anatomical structures in CT is useful in selected cases such as, for example, the obstruction of selected coronary veins, a huge Thebesian valve, etc.