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Neonatal Kawashima intraventricular repair for Taussig-Bing anomaly with oblique relationship of the great arteries.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19012219     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
An arterial switch operation is considered the procedure of choice for the repair of Taussig-Bing anomaly, because it can be performed in most patients. However, after taking problems such as neoaortic insufficiency or myocardial perfusion disturbances after the arterial switch operation into account, intraventricular repair might be reconsidered as an option in selected patients. We present a case of Taussig-Bing anomaly in a patient with an oblique relationship of the great arteries, which was successfully managed by Kawashima intraventricular repair in the neonatal period, and discuss the feasibility of this option with a review of the literature.
M Ono; H Goerler; D Boethig; T Breymann
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2008-11-14
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Thoracic and cardiovascular surgeon     Volume:  56     ISSN:  0171-6425     ISO Abbreviation:  Thorac Cardiovasc Surg     Publication Date:  2008 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-11-17     Completed Date:  2009-02-26     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7903387     Medline TA:  Thorac Cardiovasc Surg     Country:  Germany    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  492-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Hanover Medical School, Hanover, Germany.
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MeSH Terms
Aorta / abnormalities
Cardiac Surgical Procedures / methods*
Double Outlet Right Ventricle / surgery*
Infant, Newborn

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