Document Detail


Transoesophageal echocardiographic demonstration of mechanism for right-to-left shunting across a patent foramen ovale in acquired tricuspid regurgitation.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  11447477     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This case report describes a patient who presented with left middle cerebral artery infarction and was found to have a systolic right-to-left shunt across a patent foramen ovale. These features were secondary to severe acquired tricuspid regurgitation.
Authors:
L. Goldberg; V. Grigorov; P. Manga; N. Patel
Related Documents :
19179197 - Tricuspid regurgitation in mitral valve disease incidence, prognostic implications, mec...
8147657 - Tricuspid valve replacement after orthotopic heart transplantation.
1244257 - Echocardiographic spectrum of ebstein's anomaly of the tricuspid valve.
7782757 - Hamartomatous malformation of the left ventricle associated with sudden death.
1248487 - Mitral valve prolapse in children with secundum--type atrial septal defect (asd ii).
16755597 - Restenosis after stenting of atherosclerotic renal artery stenosis: is there a rational...
Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Cardiovascular journal of South Africa : official journal for Southern Africa Cardiac Society [and] South African Society of Cardiac Practitioners     Volume:  11     ISSN:  1015-9657     ISO Abbreviation:  Cardiovasc J S Afr     Publication Date:  2000 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2001-Jul-11     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  100964061     Medline TA:  Cardiovasc J S Afr     Country:  -    
Other Details:
Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  152-164     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Department of Cadiology, Helen Joseph Memorial Hospital and University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  An explanation of the unusual electrocardiographic findings in a patient with pulmonary agenesis and...
Next Document:  Use of aspirin in cardiovascular prophylaxis.