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Cor triatriatum dexter: unusual features in utero and after birth.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22159265     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Cor triatriatum dexter is a rare congenital anomaly, caused by the persistence of the right valve of the sinus venosus, which divides the right atrium into two chambers and its diagnosis is rather difficult, due to the features often mimicking Ebstein's anomaly. We describe a case followed from the foetal age for a relative right ventricular hypoplasia and suspicious pulmonary stenosis and diagnosed after birth to have cor triatriatum dexter with an obstructing membrane in the right atrium, needing surgical correction, done successfully.
Vlasta Fesslova; Antonio Saracino; Halkawt Nuri; Giuseppe Pomé
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2011-12-06
Journal Detail:
Title:  Interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery     Volume:  14     ISSN:  1569-9285     ISO Abbreviation:  Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg     Publication Date:  2012 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-02-22     Completed Date:  2012-07-16     Revised Date:  2013-06-27    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101158399     Medline TA:  Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  330-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Pediatric Cardiosurgery, Center of Fetal Cardiology, Policlinico San Donato IRCCS, Milan, Italy.
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MeSH Terms
Abnormalities, Multiple*
Cardiac Surgical Procedures / methods*
Cor Triatriatum / diagnosis*,  surgery
Echocardiography, Doppler / methods*
Fetal Diseases / diagnosis*
Follow-Up Studies
Infant, Newborn
Pregnancy Outcome
Ultrasonography, Prenatal / methods*

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