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Radical repair of cor triatriatum with partially unroofed coronary sinus and persistent left superior vena cava 35 years after operation for tetralogy of Fallot.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  18482395     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We report a rare case of simultaneous repair for Cor triatriatum (CT), partially unroofed coronary sinus (CS) with persistent left superior vena cava (PLSVC), moderately severe tricuspid regurgitation, and atrial flutter 35 years after radical operation for tetralogy of Fallot (TOF). A 40-year-old woman underwent patch closure of atrial septal defect as to drain blood from left SVC to right atrium (RA), excision of diaphragm in left atrium (LA), tricuspid annuloplasty, and cryoablation. Postoperative course was uneventful with successful anatomical correction.
Tetsuya Ueno; Ryuzo Sakata; Yoshifumi Iguro; Hiroyuki Yamamoto; Masahiro Ueno; Takayuki Ueno; Kazuhisa Matsumoto
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2008-05-14
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of cardiac surgery     Volume:  23     ISSN:  1540-8191     ISO Abbreviation:  J Card Surg     Publication Date:    2008 Nov-Dec
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-11-21     Completed Date:  2009-04-01     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8908809     Medline TA:  J Card Surg     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  747-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Kagoshima University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Kagoshima, Japan.
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MeSH Terms
Cardiac Surgical Procedures / methods*
Cor Triatriatum / pathology,  surgery*
Coronary Sinus / pathology,  surgery*
Tetralogy of Fallot / pathology,  surgery*
Time Factors
Treatment Outcome
Vena Cava, Superior / pathology,  surgery*

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