Document Detail


Right ventricular outflow tract patch reconstruction in anomalous origin of right coronary artery.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20338375     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A new technique to repair tetralogy of Fallot or double-outlet right ventricle with an anomalous right coronary artery arising from the left anterior descending coronary artery and crossing the right ventricular outflow tract is described. The right coronary artery was mobilized, transected, and re-implanted into the ascending aorta. The right ventricular outflow tract and ventricle septal defect were repaired through a ventriculotomy and pulmonary arteriotomy. The right ventricular outflow tract and pulmonary annulus were reconstructed with a pericardial patch. Five consecutive patients underwent this technique between August 2007 and October 2008. The indications of the electrocardiograms were no heart ischemia in all patients at mean follow-ups conducted at 5 to 19 months. All the patients were in New York Heart Association functional class I at the time of last follow-up.
Authors:
Liang Tao; Xiangjun Zeng
Related Documents :
20976445 - Anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery in children: 15 ...
10068195 - A large anomalous anterior choroidal artery associated with internal carotid artery-pos...
8080365 - Sudden death in a young athlete due to an anomalous commissural origin of the left coro...
751345 - The origin of fromm's arteries in trout gills.
949245 - Thrombosis in a cavernous left-sided inferior vena cava. an unusual abdominal mass.
11114145 - Percutaneous removal of a knotted pulmonary artery catheter using a tracheostomy dilator.
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Annals of thoracic surgery     Volume:  89     ISSN:  1552-6259     ISO Abbreviation:  Ann. Thorac. Surg.     Publication Date:  2010 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-03-26     Completed Date:  2010-04-26     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  15030100R     Medline TA:  Ann Thorac Surg     Country:  Netherlands    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1314-6     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright (c) 2010 The Society of Thoracic Surgeons. Published by Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
Cardiac Surgical Department, Wuhan Asia Heart Hospital, Wuhan, China.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Cardiac Surgical Procedures / methods
Child, Preschool
Coronary Vessel Anomalies / complications,  surgery*
Humans
Infant
Polyethylene Terephthalates
Vascular Surgical Procedures / methods
Ventricular Outflow Obstruction / complications,  surgery*
Young Adult
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Polyethylene Terephthalates

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


Previous Document:  Regional Spinal Cord Cooling Using a Countercurrent Closed-Lumen Epidural Catheter.
Next Document:  Effective median sternotomy closure in high-risk open heart patients.