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Anomalous connection of inferior vena cava to the left atrium.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7960281     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A 3-year-old symptomatic girl was diagnosed, using contrast echocardiography, as having an anomalous connection of inferior vena cava to the left atrium. Contrast material was injected in a peripheral foot vein, the diagnosis was confirmed by color Doppler flow echocardiography and cardiac catheterization. The defect was corrected and the patient is asymptomatic at this time.
Authors:
A Cabrera; J Arriola; A Llorente
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  International journal of cardiology     Volume:  46     ISSN:  0167-5273     ISO Abbreviation:  Int. J. Cardiol.     Publication Date:  1994 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1994-12-08     Completed Date:  1994-12-08     Revised Date:  2006-07-12    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8200291     Medline TA:  Int J Cardiol     Country:  IRELAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  79-81     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Children's Hospital, Vizcaya, Spain.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Child, Preschool
Echocardiography
Echocardiography, Doppler, Color
Female
Heart Catheterization
Heart Septal Defects, Atrial* / epidemiology,  surgery,  ultrasonography
Humans
Vena Cava, Inferior / abnormalities*

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