Successful surgical management of a neonate with a saddle pulmonary embolus

Lorraine E. De Blanche, Michael L. Schmitz, Charles E. Johnson, Thomas H. Best, Jonathan J. Drummond-Webb

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Abstract

A female neonate presented with evidence of a massive ventilation-perfusion mismatch. She was subsequently found to have a saddle pulmonary embolus. The infant successfully underwent surgical pulmonary embolectomy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)e1
JournalAnnals of Thoracic Surgery
Volume78
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2004
Externally publishedYes

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

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

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