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Nonsurgical Management of a Congenital Aortocaval Fistula from Right Subclavian Artery to Superior Vena Cava Along with SVC Obstruction.
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PMID:  21104076     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Congenital arteriovenous malformations between the subclavian artery and the superior vena cava (SVC) is a very rare anomaly scantily described in the literature. We describe this anomaly in a 4-month-old infant who presented with congestive heart failure. He was diagnosed to have a right subclavian artery to SVC fistula associated with SVC stenosis .The child successfully underwent device (vascular plug) closure of the fistula and SVC stenting. Six months postprocedure, child is doing well, with complete resolution of symptoms.
Neeraj Awasthy; Munesh Tomar; S Radhakrishnan; Pankaj Kumar
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2010-11-21
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pediatric cardiology     Volume:  32     ISSN:  1432-1971     ISO Abbreviation:  Pediatr Cardiol     Publication Date:  2011 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-02-04     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8003849     Medline TA:  Pediatr Cardiol     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  227-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease, Fortis Escorts Heart Institute (FEHI), Okhla Road, New Delhi, 110025, India,
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