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Congenital sinus of valsalva aneurysm dissecting into the interventricular septum with left ventricular communication.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9417222     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
In this report we describe a case of a right coronary sinus of Valsalva aneurysm dissecting into the interventricular septum with spontaneous rupture into the left ventricle. Sufficient information was provided by echocardiography, cardiac catheterization, and aortography to confirm the diagnosis. Surgical findings were in complete accordance with cross-sectional and color flow Doppler imaging by transthoracic and transesophageal approaches.
Y Basaran; M Degertekin; M Balkanay; I Dindar; F Turan; C Yakut
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography : official publication of the American Society of Echocardiography     Volume:  8     ISSN:  0894-7317     ISO Abbreviation:  J Am Soc Echocardiogr     Publication Date:    1995 Sep-Oct
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1997-12-29     Completed Date:  1997-12-29     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8801388     Medline TA:  J Am Soc Echocardiogr     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  749-53     Citation Subset:  IM    
Kosuyolu Heart and Research Hospital, Kadyköy-Istanbul, Turkey.
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MeSH Terms
Aneurysm, Dissecting / ultrasonography*
Aortic Aneurysm / congenital*,  ultrasonography*
Echocardiography, Doppler
Echocardiography, Doppler, Color
Echocardiography, Transesophageal
Heart Catheterization
Heart Ventricles / ultrasonography
Sinus of Valsalva / ultrasonography*
Ventricular Septal Rupture / etiology*,  ultrasonography*

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