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Totally thoracoscopic surgical correction of total anomalous pulmonary venous connection.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20609792     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We report a case of total anomalous pulmonary venous connection in a 6-year-old boy who was successfully treated by thoracoscopic surgery. We believe this is the first report of the use of totally thoracoscopic surgery for the correction of a total anomalous pulmonary venous connection.
Xuezeng Xu; Shiqiang Yu; Weiguang Wang; Min Chen; Yongxiang Wang; Zhixin Zhang; Dinghua Yi
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Annals of thoracic surgery     Volume:  90     ISSN:  1552-6259     ISO Abbreviation:  Ann. Thorac. Surg.     Publication Date:  2010 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-07-08     Completed Date:  2010-08-03     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  15030100R     Medline TA:  Ann Thorac Surg     Country:  Netherlands    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  272-3     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright 2010 The Society of Thoracic Surgeons. Published by Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Institute of Cardiovascular Surgery, Xijing Hospital, Fourth Military Medical University, Xi'an, Shaanxi, China.
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MeSH Terms
Heart Defects, Congenital / surgery*
Pulmonary Veins / abnormalities*,  surgery*

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