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Normally connected anomalously draining obstructed pulmonary veins in an infant with mitral atresia: clinical presentation and catheter management.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  12360385     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A patient with hypoplastic left ventricle and double outlet right ventricle underwent pulmonary artery band as a newborn. At age 3 months, cardiac catheterization demonstrated complete closure of his atrial septal defect with decompression of the left atrium via a small levo-cardinal vein. Thus, he had normally connected, anomalously draining obstructed pulmonary veins. He underwent successful catheter intervention with excellent release of the obstruction. This rare finding and technical aspects of catheter intervention are discussed.
Authors:
M R Ebeid; M A Kosek; D S Braden; J A Joransen
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2002-09-25
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pediatric cardiology     Volume:  24     ISSN:  0172-0643     ISO Abbreviation:  Pediatr Cardiol     Publication Date:    2003 Jul-Aug
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2003-07-04     Completed Date:  2003-11-20     Revised Date:  2008-02-20    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8003849     Medline TA:  Pediatr Cardiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  403-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Children's Hospital, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 North State Street, Jackson, MS 39216, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Abnormalities, Multiple / diagnosis,  surgery
Double Outlet Right Ventricle / diagnosis,  therapy*
Follow-Up Studies
Heart Catheterization / methods*
Heart Defects, Congenital / diagnosis,  surgery
Heart Ventricles / abnormalities*
Hemodynamics / physiology
Humans
Infant
Male
Mitral Valve / abnormalities*
Pulmonary Veins / physiopathology
Risk Assessment
Treatment Outcome

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