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Subcostal real-time three-dimensional echocardiography of interatrial communications: reconstruction of an oval fossa defect, a superior sinus venosus defect with partially anomalous pulmonary venous drainage, an infero-posterior oval fossa defect, and a coronary sinus defect.
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PMID:  21851760     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
CONCLUSION: Cross-sectional two-dimensional echocardiography can establish correct diagnosis in all types of atrial communications; however, real-time three-dimensional reconstruction provides additional value to the surgeon and interventionist for better understanding of spatial intracardiac morphology.
Karolina M G Bilska; Claudia M J Kehrens; Gillian Riley; Robert H Anderson; Jan Marek
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2011-08-19
Journal Detail:
Title:  Cardiology in the young     Volume:  22     ISSN:  1467-1107     ISO Abbreviation:  Cardiol Young     Publication Date:  2012 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-03-02     Completed Date:  2012-06-27     Revised Date:  2013-05-20    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9200019     Medline TA:  Cardiol Young     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  145-51     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Cardiology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, United Kingdom.
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MeSH Terms
Child, Preschool
Coronary Sinus / abnormalities,  ultrasonography*
Echocardiography, Three-Dimensional*
Heart Defects, Congenital / diagnosis*,  ultrasonography*
Pulmonary Veins / abnormalities,  ultrasonography*
Vena Cava, Superior / abnormalities,  ultrasonography*

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