Prosthetic Valve Implantation with Preservation of the Entire Valvular and Subvalvular Apparatus of the Tricuspid Valve in Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries

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  • Mehmet U. Ergenoglu
  • Halit Yerebakan
  • Olcay Ozveren
  • Ozge Koner
  • Afksendiyos Kalangos
  • Ergun Demirsoy

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.1532/HSF98.20111046

Abstract

Congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries, which is characterized by atrioventricular and ventriculoarterial discordance, is a rare congenital heart disease. Most of the cases are diagnosed in childhood, owing to associated cardiac anomalies, such as ventricular septal defect, pulmonary stenosis or pulmonary atresia, and Ebstein-like malformation of the tricuspid valve. We present a patient with congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries who underwent surgical replacement of the tricuspid valve with a bioprosthesis and reconstruction of the left ventricular outflow tract with bovine conduit.

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Published

2011-10-13

How to Cite

Ergenoglu, M. U., Yerebakan, H., Ozveren, O., Koner, O., Kalangos, A., & Demirsoy, E. (2011). Prosthetic Valve Implantation with Preservation of the Entire Valvular and Subvalvular Apparatus of the Tricuspid Valve in Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries. The Heart Surgery Forum, 14(5), E326-E327. https://doi.org/10.1532/HSF98.20111046

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