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The versatility of the Amplatzer Septal Occluder for the management of multiple atrial septal defects in a patient with dextrocardia and situs inversus.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  12042629     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A 7-year-old male was referred for evaluation of a heart murmur heard on routine check-up. Transthoracic echocardiogram revealed the presence of a fenestrated atrial septal defect (ASD) in a dextrocardia with total situs inversus ( mirror image ). Two Amplatzer Septal Occluders (Cook Incorporated, Bloomington, Indiana) were used to successfully occlude the ASDs with no residual shunt.
Authors:
Jack W Bandel; Henry C Collet; José Patiño
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of invasive cardiology     Volume:  14     ISSN:  1042-3931     ISO Abbreviation:  J Invasive Cardiol     Publication Date:  2002 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2002-06-03     Completed Date:  2002-08-30     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8917477     Medline TA:  J Invasive Cardiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  340-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Hospital de Clínicas Caracas, Venezuela. jbandel@pol.net
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Cardiac Surgical Procedures / instrumentation*,  methods
Child
Dextrocardia / complications*
Echocardiography
Equipment and Supplies
Heart Catheterization / methods*
Heart Murmurs / etiology,  ultrasonography
Heart Septal Defects, Atrial / complications*,  surgery*
Humans
Male
Situs Inversus / complications*
Surgical Procedures, Minimally Invasive
Treatment Outcome

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