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Pediatric Cardiology

, Volume 31, Issue 2, pp 303–305 | Cite as

Rhabdomyoma Causing Severe Left Ventricular Outflow Obstruction in a Newborn: A Management Dilemma

  • Idan Segal
  • Amiram NirEmail author
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Keywords

Tuberous Sclerosis Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Left Ventricular Outflow Tract Outflow Obstruction Infantile Spasm 
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Supplementary material

Movie 1 Color Doppler echocardiogram during the first week of life. The parasternal (A) view show lobulated hyperechogenic masses within the intraventricular septum protruding to the left ventricular outflow tract (LVOT) and causing significant flow obstruction. (AVI 658 kb)

Movie 1 Color Doppler echocardiogram during the first week of life. The apical (B) view show lobulated hyperechogenic masses within the intraventricular septum protruding to the left ventricular outflow tract (LVOT) and causing significant flow obstruction. (AVI 635 kb)

Movie 2 Echocardiogram at the age of 8 months. The parasternal view shows very mild left ventricular outflow tract (LVOT) obstruction. (AVI 830 kb)

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Shaare Zedek Medical CenterJerusalemIsrael
  2. 2.Hadassah, Hebrew University Medical CenterJerusalemIsrael

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