A rare case of total anomalous pulmonary venous connection with intact interatrial septum

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The presence of interatrial communication is considered obligatory in total anomalous pulmonary venous connection (TAPVC). Even a restriction in this communication leads to obstructive TAPVC. We report a rare case of obstructed supracardiac TAPVC with the absence of interatrial communication and with multiple ventricle septal defects (VSDs) in a 3-month-old child.

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This work was supported by U.N.Mehta Institute of Cardiology and Research Center itself and received no specific grant from any funding agency, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

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Vaidhya, N., Mishra, A. & Agrawal, V. A rare case of total anomalous pulmonary venous connection with intact interatrial septum. Indian J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg (2020). https://doi.org/10.1007/s12055-020-00958-5

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Keywords

  • Total anomalous pulmonary venous connection
  • Ventricle septal defects
  • Cardiopulmonary bypass