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Surgical repair of subaortic stenosis in atrioventricular canal defects.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8041185     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A 6-month-old male infant with partial atrioventricular canal defect and subaortic stenosis had a mitral valve releasing procedure to correct the subaortic stenosis with concomitant repair of the canal defect. An echocardiogram done 1 year after the operation shows no subaortic gradient and no mitral regurgitation. We present the details of the surgical technique and the common pitfalls in recognizing and treating this entity.
A Starr; H Hovaguimian
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery     Volume:  108     ISSN:  0022-5223     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg.     Publication Date:  1994 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1994-08-25     Completed Date:  1994-08-25     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0376343     Medline TA:  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  373-6     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Albert Starr Academic Center for Cardiac Surgery, St. Vincent Hospital and Medical Center, Portland, Ore. 97225.
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MeSH Terms
Aortic Valve Stenosis / complications,  surgery*
Cardiac Surgical Procedures / methods*
Endocardial Cushion Defects / complications,  surgery*
Mitral Valve / surgery

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