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Successful neonatal double switch in symptomatic patients with congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  18222221     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Anatomic repair is the standard surgical approach to congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries. However, timing to perform the procedure remains controversial. We present 2 cases of congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries and Ebstein's-like anomaly of the tricuspid valve presenting with heart failure. Both cases had successful anatomic repair during the neonatal period.
Authors:
Victor Bautista-Hernandez; Felix Serrano; Jose M Palacios; Jose M Caffarena
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Annals of thoracic surgery     Volume:  85     ISSN:  1552-6259     ISO Abbreviation:  Ann. Thorac. Surg.     Publication Date:  2008 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-01-28     Completed Date:  2008-03-11     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  15030100R     Medline TA:  Ann Thorac Surg     Country:  Netherlands    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  e1-2     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital La Fe, Valencia, Spain. vbautista_hernandez@hotmail.com
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Cardiac Surgical Procedures / methods*
Follow-Up Studies
Heart Defects, Congenital / surgery,  ultrasonography
Humans
Infant, Newborn
Male
Risk Assessment
Transposition of Great Vessels / surgery*,  ultrasonography*
Treatment Outcome

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