Document Detail


Ectopia Cordis with a Double Outlet Right Ventricle, Large Ventricular Septal Defect, Malposed Great Arteries and Left Ventricular Hypoplasia.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  25409882     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Ectopia cordis, defined as partial or complete displacement of the heart outside of the thoracic cavity, is a rare congenital malformation. If not surgically corrected during the early years of life, ectopia cordis can prove to be a fatal abnormality. However, due to the presence of multiple intracardiac and extracardiac malformations, a corrective surgery might not always be successful. The pathology of ectopia cordis with a double outlet right ventricle, large ventricular septal defect, malposed great arteries and left ventricular hypoplasia is discussed, highlighting the complexities involved in such a rare disorder.
Authors:
Rabiya Malik; Mark V Zilberman; Liwen Tang; Susan Miller; Natesa G Pandian
Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2014-11-20
Journal Detail:
Title:  Echocardiography (Mount Kisco, N.Y.)     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1540-8175     ISO Abbreviation:  Echocardiography     Publication Date:  2014 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-11-20     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  2014-11-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8511187     Medline TA:  Echocardiography     Country:  -    
Other Details:
Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Copyright Information:
© 2014, Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Nuciferine relaxes rat mesenteric arteries through endothelium-dependent and -independent mechanisms...
Next Document:  The role of memory in processing relative clauses in children with Specific Language Impairment.