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, Volume 40, Issue 3, pp 455–456 | Cite as

Dehiscence of an atrial septal defect patch

Evaluation using three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography
  • B. CakalEmail author
  • S. Cakal
  • K. Arslan
  • G. Kahveci
  • M. Ozkan
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Dehiszenz eines Vorhofseptumdefekt-Patches

Evaluierung mit dreidimensionaler transösophagealer Echokardiographie

Notes

Compliance with ethical guidelines

Conflict of interest. B. Cakal, S. Cakal, A. Arslan, G. Kahveci, and M. Ozkan state that there are no conflicts of interest.

All studies on humans described in the present manuscript were carried out with the approval of the responsible ethics committee and in accordance with national law and the Helsinki Declaration of 1975 (in its current, revised form). Informed consent was obtained from all patients included in studies.

Supplementary material

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Video 1. 2D TEE demonstrated dehiscence of the lower end of patch swinging into right atrium and left atrium after operation. The patch can be seen swinging into the right atrium, and the ASD is shown (MPG 284KB)

Video 2. 3D TEE from left atrial perspective shows approximately two third of patch is dehiscenced (MPG 314KB)

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© Urban & Vogel 2015

Authors and Affiliations

  • B. Cakal
    • 1
    Email author
  • S. Cakal
    • 1
  • K. Arslan
    • 1
  • G. Kahveci
    • 1
  • M. Ozkan
    • 1
  1. 1.Kartal Kosuyolu Heart Training and Research HospitalIstanbulTurkey

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