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Live three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography in an unusual case of aorto-left ventricular tunnel with a large interventricular septal aneurysm.
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PMID:  20618389     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Aorto-left ventricular tunnel (ALVT) is a rare congenital malformation. We report an unusual case of ALVT with a large interventricular septal aneurysm causing severe aortic regurgitation and left ventricular outflow obstruction diagnosed with real time three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography (3D TEE). Real time 3D TEE allows for assessment and novel views of complex cardiac abnormalities and can aid in perioperative monitoring. (Echocardiography 2011;28:E12-E15).
Chung-Yi Chang; Ming C Hsiung; Shen Kou Tsai; Jeng Wei; Ching-Huei Ou; Yi Cheng Chang; Kuo Chen Lee; Sung-How Sue; Yi-Pen Chou
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Echocardiography (Mount Kisco, N.Y.)     Volume:  28     ISSN:  1540-8175     ISO Abbreviation:  Echocardiography     Publication Date:  2011 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-01-24     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8511187     Medline TA:  Echocardiography     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  E12-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
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© 2010, Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Cheng-Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.
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