Repair of Anomalous Origin of Right Pulmonary Artery from Ascending Aorta without Cardiopulmonary Bypass
AbstractAnomalous origin of a pulmonary artery from the ascending aorta (AORPA) is a rare congenital cardiac malformation that needs prompt surgical repair; otherwise it is associated with poor prognosis. We describe 3 cases of AORPA that successfully underwent complete surgical correction without extracorporeal circulation.
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