Document Detail


Prenatal diagnosis of a complex fetal cardiac malformation associated with asplenia.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2039676     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A case of a complex fetal heart malformation with left isomerism, a "right sided" double outlet ventricle, and aortic isthmus stenosis combined with asplenia was diagnosed by ultrasonography at 26 weeks' gestation. The pregnancy was terminated at the request of the parents in the 27th week of gestation. Because the prognosis for a fetus with cardiosplenic syndromes depends mainly on the severity of the cardiac abnormality cases of visceral heterotaxy should be classified according to the predominant feature, the heart malformation.
Authors:
I Mauser; J Deutinger; G Bernaschek
Related Documents :
24950846 - Maternal consumption of dairy products, calcium, and vitamin d during pregnancy and inf...
1444556 - Cardiac tumours in intrauterine life.
23716516 - Effect of maternal hydration on the amniotic fluid volume during maternal rest in the l...
11479246 - Prospective multicenter study of pregnancy outcomes in women with heart disease.
15715606 - Use of uterine emg and cervical lif in monitoring pregnant patients.
1900086 - Comparison of implantation and early development of human embryos fertilized in vitro v...
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  British heart journal     Volume:  65     ISSN:  0007-0769     ISO Abbreviation:  Br Heart J     Publication Date:  1991 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1991-07-08     Completed Date:  1991-07-08     Revised Date:  2009-11-18    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370634     Medline TA:  Br Heart J     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  293-5     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Affiliation:
2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Vienna, Austria.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Female
Fetal Diseases / ultrasonography*
Fetal Heart / pathology,  ultrasonography*
Heart Defects, Congenital / complications,  pathology,  ultrasonography*
Humans
Pregnancy
Pregnancy Trimester, Second
Spleen / abnormalities*
Ultrasonography, Prenatal / methods*
Comments/Corrections

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Phrenic nerve injury in infants and children undergoing cardiac surgery.
Next Document:  Salmonella: a rare cause of subacute effusive-constrictive pericarditis.