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Hemianomalous pulmonary venous connection of the left lung surgically corrected.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1600800     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Hemianomalous pulmonary venous connection is a rare congenital abnormality that leads to significant left-to-right shunt and complications related to that. Earlier surgical correction of this disorder was associated with the problem of stenosis at the anastomotic site with the left atrium. We describe the diagnosis of this abnormality in a 24-year-old woman and present the details of surgery to avoid the stenosis at the site of anastomosis.
Authors:
V P Murali; C G Bahuleyan; K Jayakumar; P V Ramanarayan; G R Nair
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Chest     Volume:  101     ISSN:  0012-3692     ISO Abbreviation:  Chest     Publication Date:  1992 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1992-07-15     Completed Date:  1992-07-15     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0231335     Medline TA:  Chest     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1718-9     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Cardiology, Medical College Hospital, Kerala, India.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Female
Heart Septal Defects, Atrial / diagnosis,  surgery
Humans
Lung / abnormalities*,  radiography,  surgery
Pulmonary Veins / abnormalities*,  radiography,  surgery

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