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Persistent left SVC with absent right SVC: a rare anomaly.
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PMID:  18039226     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A persistent left superior vena cava is an anomaly found in association with many congenital heart disorders. However its presence along with absence of the right superior vena cava is a very rare congenital anomaly. This anomaly has implications in various interventional procedures and in cardiac surgery. We present here a case with absence of the right SVC and a persistent left SVC found in association with an ostium secundum atrial septal defect.
Vivek Srivastava; Prashant Mishra; Susheel Kumar; Sujit Jana; Jayant Khandekar; Nandlal Agrawal; Anil Madhav Patwardhan
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of cardiac surgery     Volume:  22     ISSN:  0886-0440     ISO Abbreviation:  J Card Surg     Publication Date:    2007 Nov-Dec
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2007-11-27     Completed Date:  2008-02-20     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8908809     Medline TA:  J Card Surg     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  535-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
K.E.M. Hospital, Mumbai, India.
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MeSH Terms
Child, Preschool
Heart Defects, Congenital / diagnosis
Heart Septal Defects, Atrial / surgery*
Time Factors
Vena Cava, Superior / abnormalities*,  surgery

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