Document Detail

Isolated Right Ventricular Noncompaction in a Newborn.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22810045     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Noncompaction of the ventricular myocardium is a rare cardiomyopathy characterized by a pattern of prominent trabecular meshwork and deep intertrabecular recesses. The prevalence of left ventricular noncompaction is 0.01% in adults and 0.14% in pediatric patients. Although the usual site of involvement is the left ventricle, the right ventricle and septum can be affected as well. Previously, right ventricular noncompaction has been described only in a few cases of newborns with congenital heart defects and in adult patients. This report presents a newborn with isolated right ventricular noncompaction. To the authors' knowledge, this is the first newborn patient with isolated right ventricular noncompaction but no congenital heart defect involving only the right ventricle.
Ahmet Sert; Ebru Aypar; Eyup Aslan; Dursun Odabas
Related Documents :
10870675 - Our animal model of coronary spasm--my personal view.
1593035 - A study on coronary hemodynamics during acetylcholine-induced coronary spasm in patient...
22748355 - Isolated left ventricular noncompaction in identical twins.
1422995 - Anterior wall myocardial infarction in a 15-year-old diabetic female associated with sp...
18426435 - Clinical implications of qrs duration and qt peak prolongation in patients with suspect...
12243445 - Cold agglutinins complicating repair of aortic dissection using cardiopulmonary bypass ...
Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2012-7-19
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pediatric cardiology     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1432-1971     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2012 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-7-19     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8003849     Medline TA:  Pediatr Cardiol     Country:  -    
Other Details:
Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Konya Training and Research Hospital, 42080, Konya, Turkey,
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms

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

Previous Document:  Tricuspid Regurgitation in Acute Phase of Kawasaki Disease Associated With Intensive Care Unit Admis...
Next Document:  Effects of functional interactivity on patients' knowledge, empowerment, and health outcomes: an exp...