Absent pulmonary valve syndrome with interrupted aortic arch

Carmelo Mignosa, Dirk G. Wilson, Andrew Wood, C. Richard Kirk, Francesco Musumeci

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Abstract

A surgically treated case of absent pulmonary valve syndrome associated with type B interrupted aortic arch is presented. The presence of a restrictive ductus arteriosus promoted the development of a collateral circulation between ascending and descending thoracic aorta, allowing the child to remain clinically stable after birth.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)244-246
Number of pages3
JournalAnnals of Thoracic Surgery
Volume66
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 1 1998

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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    Mignosa, C., Wilson, D. G., Wood, A., Kirk, C. R., & Musumeci, F. (1998). Absent pulmonary valve syndrome with interrupted aortic arch. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 66(1), 244-246. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0003-4975(98)00379-8