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Transposition of the great arteries, pulmonary atresia, and multiple ventricular septal defects associated with multiple cardiac rhabdomyomas in a case of tuberous sclerosis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10754091     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Multiple cardiac rhabdomyomas are frequently associated with tuberous sclerosis. However, very few cardiac malformations have been described with tuberous sclerosis. We report an unusual case of tuberous sclerosis with cerebral and renal lesions associated with dextrotransposition of the great arteries, pulmonary atresia, patent ductus arteriosus, multiple ventricular septal defects, and parachute mitral valve deformity. After reviewing other cases of congenital heart diseases associated with tuberous sclerosis, emphasis is made on the potential influence of multiple rhabdomyomas developing very early during fetal life on final cardiac structures.
Z Y Jiang; A Pircova; N Sekarski; I Hack; R Laurini; R Janzer; M Payot
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pediatric cardiology     Volume:  21     ISSN:  0172-0643     ISO Abbreviation:  Pediatr Cardiol     Publication Date:    2000 Mar-Apr
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2000-05-23     Completed Date:  2000-05-23     Revised Date:  2008-02-20    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8003849     Medline TA:  Pediatr Cardiol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  165-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Cardiology, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland.
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MeSH Terms
Abnormalities, Multiple
Fatal Outcome
Heart Defects, Congenital / complications*,  ultrasonography
Heart Neoplasms / complications*,  ultrasonography
Heart Septal Defects, Ventricular / ultrasonography
Infant, Newborn
Pulmonary Atresia / ultrasonography
Rhabdomyoma / complications*,  ultrasonography
Transposition of Great Vessels / ultrasonography
Tuberous Sclerosis / complications*

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