TV Atresia

  • Atooshe Rohani
Part of the Clinical Cases in Cardiology book series (CCC)


This case describes L-TGA and tricuspid valve atresia in a pregnant 24 years old lady presented with extereme tiredness and fatigue in second trimester of pregnancy. She denied any cardiovascular related symptoms before pregnancy.


L-transposition of great arteries TV atresia Congenital heart disease 

Supplementary material

Movie 22.1

Parasternal long axis shows parallel great vessel, aorta at the top and pulmonary artery beside aorta (WMV 552 kb)

Movie 22.2

Apical four chambers shows (WMV 412 kb)


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Atooshe Rohani
    • 1
  1. 1.Northern Ontario School of MedicineThunder BayCanada

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