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Scimitar Syndrome-Complex Surgical Revision 3 Decades After Repair. Ann Thorac Surg 2017 Feb;103(2):e183-e185

Date

01/23/2017

Pubmed ID

28109385

DOI

10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.07.056

Scopus ID

2-s2.0-85009913063

Abstract

We present a case of a 39-year-old woman with scimitar syndrome who had a 2-patch repair 3 decades previously and presented with a right-to-left shunt of the inferior vena cava (IVC) to the left atrium resulting from baffle dehiscence. We discuss details of our reoperative repair.

Author List

Abadeer MN, Stuth EA, Kouretas PC, Ginde S, Jacobsen R, Woods RK

Authors

Salil Ginde MD, MPH Associate Professor in the Pediatrics department at Medical College of Wisconsin
Eckehard A. Stuth MD Professor in the Anesthesiology department at Medical College of Wisconsin
Ronald K. Woods MD Professor in the Surgery department at Medical College of Wisconsin




MESH terms used to index this publication - Major topics in bold

Adult
Cardiac Catheterization
Cardiac Surgical Procedures
Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Computed Tomography Angiography
Echocardiography, Doppler
Female
Follow-Up Studies
Humans
Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Cine
Multimodal Imaging
Postoperative Complications
Reoperation
Risk Assessment
Scimitar Syndrome
Sternotomy
Time Factors
Treatment Outcome