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Deformities of Pulmonary and Aortic Annulus 42 Years after Repair of Tetralogy of Fallot.
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PMID:  21881345     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
We report an extremely rare case of deformity of the pulmonary sinus of Valsalva with pulmonary valvular stenosis 42 years after a pulmonary annular-sparing operation for tetralogy of Fallot. Aortic regurgitation with deformity of the sinus is also noted. At the previous operation, the right ventricular outflow tract was augmented by a prosthetic subvalvular patch. Through the years, the pulmonary valve and sinus were distorted because the patch was pulled over toward the right ventricle.
Tsutomu Matsushita; Shinsuke Masuda; Tomoya Inoue; Kimihito Usui; Masaaki Yamagishi
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2011-8-26
Journal Detail:
Title:  Annals of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery : official journal of the Association of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeons of Asia     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1341-1098     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2011 Aug 
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Created Date:  2011-9-1     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
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Nlm Unique ID:  9703158     Medline TA:  Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Maizuru Mutual Hospital, Maizuru, Kyoto, Japan.
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