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Scimitar syndrome: imaging by magnetic resonance angiography and Doppler echocardiography.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15515829     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We report magnetic resonance angiographic demonstration of both an anomalous pulmonary venous drainage and an anomalous systemic arterial supply in a patient with scimitar syndrome. Contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance angiography provides an excellent non-invasive diagnostic tool for demonstrating this complex congenital lesion in detail. A two-dimensional and colour Doppler echocardiography was also performed to show the anomalous venous drainage and to analyse the anomalous flow velocity pattern.
Authors:
Rakesh Sinha; Pritam Singh; Anuuj K Bhatnagar; Arun Batra
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Indian journal of chest diseases & allied sciences     Volume:  46     ISSN:  0377-9343     ISO Abbreviation:  Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci     Publication Date:    2004 Oct-Dec
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2004-11-01     Completed Date:  2004-12-22     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7612044     Medline TA:  Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci     Country:  India    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  283-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Chest Diseases and Tuberculosis, Rajan Babu Tuberculosis Hospital, Delhi, India.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Echocardiography, Doppler, Color*
Humans
Magnetic Resonance Angiography*
Male
Scimitar Syndrome / diagnosis*,  ultrasonography*

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