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Transhepatic approach for catheter interventions in infants and children with congenital heart disease.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  16598389     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
RESULTS: Transhepatic access could be established in all six patients (using a mirror image approach in children with left atrial isomerism) and the interventional procedures could be performed as planned. In one patient with implantation of a permanent pacemaker, a subcutaneous hematoma occurred, requiring blood transfusion.
CONCLUSION: In selected pediatric patients, transhepatic access for catheter intervention can easily be achieved.
Authors:
M Emmel; N Sreeram; F Pillekamp; W Boehm; K Brockmeier
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2006-04-03
Journal Detail:
Title:  Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society     Volume:  95     ISSN:  1861-0684     ISO Abbreviation:  Clin Res Cardiol     Publication Date:  2006 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2006-06-02     Completed Date:  2007-04-03     Revised Date:  2013-05-20    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101264123     Medline TA:  Clin Res Cardiol     Country:  Germany    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  329-33     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Kinderkardiologie, Kerpener Str. 62, 50937, Köln, Germany.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Angioplasty, Balloon
Cardiac Catheterization / methods*
Child
Child, Preschool
Fontan Procedure
Heart Defects, Congenital / radiography,  therapy*
Humans
Liver / blood supply*
Pacemaker, Artificial
Retrospective Studies

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