Seven Years' Outcome of Simultaneous Surgical Treatment of Atrial Septal Defect and Atrial Flutter in 2 Children: Case Reports

  • Valquiria Pelisser Campagnucci
  • Ana Maria Rocha Pinto
  • Argemiro Scatolini Neto
  • Liane Huile Catani
  • Maria Lucia Bastos Passarelli
  • Sylvio Matheus Aquino Gandra
  • Luiz Antonio Rivetti

Abstract

We describe 2 children who had long-standing type 1 atrial flutter and atrial septal defect. The simultaneous surgical treatment of these 2 conditions consisted of transmural incision from the inferior edge of the septal defect to the tricuspid ring, transmural incision from the medial-superior edge of the septal defect to the tricuspid ring, and closure of the septal defect with a bovine pericardial patch. There was no arrhythmia recurrence during a 7-year follow-up period.

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Published
2010-05-05
How to Cite
Campagnucci, V., Rocha Pinto, A., Neto, A., Catani, L., Passarelli, M., Gandra, S., & Rivetti, L. (2010). Seven Years’ Outcome of Simultaneous Surgical Treatment of Atrial Septal Defect and Atrial Flutter in 2 Children: Case Reports. The Heart Surgery Forum, 13(2), E105-E107. https://doi.org/10.1532/HSF98.20091153
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