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Panminerva Medica 1998 December;40(4):334-7

Copyright © 2000 EDIZIONI MINERVA MEDICA

language: English

Surgical repair of ventricular septal defect associated with absence of right superior vena cava and persistent left superior vena cava: a case report

Onoe M., Watarida Sh., Sugita T., Katsuyama K., Nakajima Y., Yamamoto R., Mori A.

From the Second Department of Surgery Shiga University of Medical Science Otsu, Shiga, 520-21 Japan


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A ­nine-­month-old boy, ­weighing 4840 g, ­with VSD asso­ciated ­with ­absent ­right ­superior ­vena ­cava and per­sis­tent ­left ­superior ­vena ­cava, suc­cess­fully under­went sur­gical ­repair of VSD. This ­anomaly is ­rare and ­causes ­some sur­gical and elec­tro­phys­io­log­ical prob­lems. We dis­cussed ­these prob­lems and ­described the ­details of sur­gery in our ­case.

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