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Exceptional survival: double inlet left ventricle with pulmonary artery banding.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19489946     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
This is a case of a patient with a univentricular heart and transposition of the great arteries who was treated with a pulmonary artery banding as a child. We describe his clinical course and crucial factors associated with his prolonged survival.
Sangeeta Shah; Yabiz Sedghi; Thomas Young; Christopher Synder; Victor Lucas
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Congenital heart disease     Volume:  4     ISSN:  1747-0803     ISO Abbreviation:  Congenit Heart Dis     Publication Date:    2009 May-Jun
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-06-03     Completed Date:  2009-10-02     Revised Date:  2011-05-05    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101256510     Medline TA:  Congenit Heart Dis     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  178-82     Citation Subset:  IM    
Cardiology, Ochsner Medical Center, New Orleans, LA, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Abnormalities, Multiple / diagnosis,  physiopathology,  surgery*
Cardiac Surgical Procedures*
Electrocardiography, Ambulatory
Exercise Test
Heart Catheterization
Heart Defects, Congenital / diagnosis,  physiopathology,  surgery*
Heart Ventricles / abnormalities*,  physiopathology
Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Cine
Middle Aged
Palliative Care
Pulmonary Artery / physiopathology,  surgery*
Respiratory Function Tests
Time Factors
Transposition of Great Vessels / diagnosis,  physiopathology,  surgery*
Treatment Outcome

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