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Aortopulmonary window and anomalous origin of the right coronary artery from the pulmonary artery: long-term result after Takeuchi-type repair.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17581786     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We describe the case of a 2-month-old infant with the rare association of aortopulmonary window and anomalous origin of the right coronary artery from the pulmonary artery. The diagnosis was made by angiography and surgical repair was carried on employing the Takeuchi procedure. The angiographic control obtained 5 years after the operation showed an optimal surgical result. The latest echocardiographic follow-up, 24 years after the repair, has been fully satisfactory.
Davide Gabbieri; Mario Guadalupi; Guglielmo Stefanelli
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review     Date:  2007-06-19
Journal Detail:
Title:  Heart, lung & circulation     Volume:  17     ISSN:  1444-2892     ISO Abbreviation:  Heart Lung Circ     Publication Date:  2008 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-06-10     Completed Date:  2008-08-04     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  100963739     Medline TA:  Heart Lung Circ     Country:  Australia    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  339-42     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Hesperia Hospital, Via Arquà 80/A, 41100 Modena, Italy.
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MeSH Terms
Aorta / abnormalities*,  surgery
Cardiovascular Surgical Procedures / methods
Coronary Vessel Anomalies / complications,  surgery*
Exercise Test
Follow-Up Studies
Graves Ophthalmopathy / etiology
Pulmonary Artery / abnormalities*,  surgery

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