Embolization of Aortopulmonary Collateral Artery Cooperate with Valved Conduit Attached to the Right Ventricular Outflow Tract for Patient After Tetralogy of Fallot Repair: A One-Stop Procedure

Authors

  • Qingsong Wu, MD Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Union Hospital, Fujian Medical University, Fuzhou, Fujian, P. R.China http://orcid.org/0000-0003-2738-5388
  • Xiaodong Chen, MD Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Union Hospital, Fujian Medical University, Fuzhou, Fujian, P. R.China
  • Jiahui Li, MD Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Union Hospital, Fujian Medical University, Fuzhou, Fujian, P. R.China
  • Liangwan Chen, PhD Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Union Hospital, Fujian Medical University, Fuzhou, Fujian, P. R.China
  • Liangliang Yan, MD Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Union Hospital, Fujian Medical University, Fuzhou, Fujian, P. R.China

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.1532/hsf.4819

Keywords:

Tetralogy of Fallot, Embolization of Aortopulmonary Collateral Artery, Postoperative complications, Valved Conduit, One-stop procedure

Abstract

We describe a one-stop procedure for aortopulmonary collateral artery (APCA) and postoperative complications of Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF). Postoperative complications of TOF include right ventricular outflow tract stenosis, pulmonary valvular annular stenosis, pulmonary regurgitation, and aortopulmonary artery stenosis. The one-stop procedure was defined as after APCA embolization. The heart continued to function under cardiopulmonary bypass during median sternotomy to reconstruct the right ventricular outflow tract with a valved conduit and replace the aortopulmonary artery. A biological valved was sewed within the valved conduit in an artificial blood vessel in vitro and subsequently was used in the procedure and achieved significant results.

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Published

2022-10-04

How to Cite

wu, Q., Chen, X., Li, J., Chen, L., & Yan, L. (2022). Embolization of Aortopulmonary Collateral Artery Cooperate with Valved Conduit Attached to the Right Ventricular Outflow Tract for Patient After Tetralogy of Fallot Repair: A One-Stop Procedure. The Heart Surgery Forum, 25(5), E715-E717. https://doi.org/10.1532/hsf.4819

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