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Aneurysm of the membranous septum causing outflow obstruction of the venous ventricle in corrected transposition of the great arteries.
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PMID:  15226819     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
A 58 year-old man with clinical and hemodynamic evidence of subpulmonic stenosis was admitted to our hospital. Angiography revealed corrected transposition of the great arteries and an aneurysm of membranous ventricular septum (AVS) that protruded into the venous outflow tract, causing severe subpulmonic obstruction during systole. The diagnosis was confirmed at surgery, and successful repair of the aneurysm was performed. This was an unusual case because the AVS caused such severe obstruction that the venous ventricular pressure was elevated to a value equal to the systemic level.
A Gunawan; Z Krajcer; R D Leachman
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Texas Heart Institute journal / from the Texas Heart Institute of St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Texas Children's Hospital     Volume:  9     ISSN:  0730-2347     ISO Abbreviation:  Tex Heart Inst J     Publication Date:  1982 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2004-06-30     Completed Date:  2005-02-02     Revised Date:  2009-11-18    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8214622     Medline TA:  Tex Heart Inst J     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  91-5     Citation Subset:  -    
Department of Cardiology, St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77225, USA.
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