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Repair of partial anomalous pulmonary venous connection with a minimal atriotomy.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10935328     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We present an alternative surgical technique for the repair of a partial anomalous pulmonary venous connection to the higher segment of the superior vena cava. Although the atriotomy is limited in this technique, a sufficiently large systemic venous chamber overlapping to the outside of the superior vena cava can be created.
M Yamagishi; K Fujiwara; H Yaku; Y Wada; N Kitamura
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Japanese journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery : official publication of the Japanese Association for Thoracic Surgery = Nihon Kyōbu Geka Gakkai zasshi     Volume:  48     ISSN:  1344-4964     ISO Abbreviation:  Jpn. J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg.     Publication Date:  2000 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2000-10-17     Completed Date:  2000-10-17     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  100884261     Medline TA:  Jpn J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg     Country:  JAPAN    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  370-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Children's Research Hospital, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Japan.
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MeSH Terms
Heart Atria / surgery*
Pulmonary Veins / abnormalities*,  surgery*
Vena Cava, Superior / abnormalities,  surgery

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