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Double aortic arch and d-transposition of the great arteries.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  18186786     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We present a rare case of D-transposition of the great arteries (D-TGA) and double aortic arch (DAA). The anatomy was prospectively and preoperatively diagnosed by echocardiography and confirmed by ultra-fast computed tomography. The patient underwent successful arterial switch operation and division of the vascular ring at a single procedure.
Wei Cui; Dhaval Patel; Tarek S Husayni; David A Roberson
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Echocardiography (Mount Kisco, N.Y.)     Volume:  25     ISSN:  0742-2822     ISO Abbreviation:  Echocardiography     Publication Date:  2008 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-01-11     Completed Date:  2008-05-13     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8511187     Medline TA:  Echocardiography     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  91-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
The Heart Institute for Children, Hope Children's Hospital, Oak Lawn, Illinois 60453, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Aortic Arch Syndromes / surgery,  ultrasonography*
Echocardiography, Doppler, Color
Infant, Newborn
Transposition of Great Vessels / surgery,  ultrasonography*

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