Truncus Arteriosus

  • In Sook Park
  • Hyun Woo Goo


This chapter includes synonyms, types, morphology, clinical manifestations, diagnosis, natural and unnatural course, treatment, and fetal diagnosis of truncus arteriosus.


Rastelli operation Truncal septation 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • In Sook Park
    • 1
  • Hyun Woo Goo
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Pediatric CardiologyUniversity of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical CenterSeoulSouth Korea
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyUniversity of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical CenterSeoulSouth Korea

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