The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 56, Issue 2, pp 273–276 | Cite as

Echocardiographic - angiocardiographic correlation in persistent truncus arteriosus

  • Anita Saxena
  • Savitri Shrivastava


Four cases of persistent truncus arteriosus (PTA) type 1 are presented where echocardiography was helpful in making the diagnosis. The diagnosis was later confirmed by cardiac catheterisation and angiocardiography.

Key Words

Congenital heart defect Persistent truncus arteriosus Echocardiography 


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© Dr. K C Chaudhuri Foundation 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • Anita Saxena
    • 1
  • Savitri Shrivastava
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of CardiologyAll India Institute of Medical SciencesNew Delhi

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