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Multivalvular Replacement and Ventricular Arrhythmias in a Female Child With Congenital Polyvalvular Disease.
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PMID:  24958053     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We report the clinical course of a female child with a normal karyotype and chromosomal microarray who presented as an infant with clinical findings consistent with congenital polyvalvular disease (CPVD). This clinical entity describes patients with multiple congenitally dysplastic valves, often showing nodular or cystic malformation in at least two cardiac valves. This patient then developed medically refractory multifocal ventricular arrhythmia and required radiofrequency ablation at seven months of age. She had good tachycardia control but became symptomatic with right heart failure related to progressive tricuspid, pulmonary, and mitral valve dysfunction necessitating multivalvular replacement at 21 months of age.
Authors:
Benjamin H Goot; James Jaggers; Miran Rhee Anagnost; Kathryn K Collins
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2014-6-23
Journal Detail:
Title:  World journal for pediatric & congenital heart surgery     Volume:  5     ISSN:  2150-136X     ISO Abbreviation:  World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg     Publication Date:  2014 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-6-24     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101518415     Medline TA:  World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg     Country:  -    
Other Details:
Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  463-466     Citation Subset:  -    
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© The Author(s) 2013.
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