Classic Single Fontan Procedure

  • Yu Guo WengEmail author
  • Bin Qiao


The classic single Fontan refers to the operative procedure that establishes a total cavopulmonary connection immediately after the Stage I Norwood procedure. Historically, the single Fontan procedure has ever been the preferable method to treat left ventricular hypoplasia syndrome.

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© Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. and People's Medical Publishing House Co. Ltd. 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.German Heart Center (Berlin)BerlinGermany
  2. 2.Cardiovascular Institute, General Hospital of Jinan Military RegionJinanChina
  3. 3.Cardiac Surgery Center, Western District of Shandong Provincial HospitalJinanChina

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