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Reconfiguration of the Amplatzer Vascular Plug II 5 months after occlusion of venovenous collateral in a bidirectional cavopulmonary circulation.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20432390     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Venovenous anomalous vessels are a common complication seen in the bidirectional cavopulmonary circulation. In this report, we describe the use of the Amplatzer Vascular Plug II and subsequent demonstration of nitinol device memory with significant device reconfiguration at 5 months follow-up.
Bennett Sheridan; Cameron Ward; Robert Justo
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions     Volume:  75     ISSN:  1522-726X     ISO Abbreviation:  Catheter Cardiovasc Interv     Publication Date:  2010 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-04-30     Completed Date:  2010-07-29     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  100884139     Medline TA:  Catheter Cardiovasc Interv     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  857-60     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright 2010 Wiley-Liss, Inc.
Queensland Paediatric Cardiology Service, Mater Children's Hospital, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.
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MeSH Terms
Brachiocephalic Veins / anatomy & histology
Child, Preschool
Collateral Circulation*
Coronary Angiography
Coronary Circulation
Heart Defects, Congenital / surgery*
Prosthesis Design
Prosthesis Fitting
Septal Occluder Device*

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