Late appearance of left ventricular non-compaction in a patient with aortic coarctation and bicuspid aortic valve

  • Maria Bonou
  • Eva D. PapadimitrakiEmail author
  • Nikolaos Alexopoulos
  • Ioannis Paizis
  • Spiros Rammos
  • John Barbetseas
Images in CV Applications


Left Ventricle Congenital Heart Disease Sickle Cell Anemia Bicuspid Aortic Valve Aortic Coarctation 
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Supplementary material

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Sup Video 1 Transthoracic echocardiogram, four chamber view depicting a dilated left ventricle with apical trabeculations and decreased systolic function (AVI 4974 kb)
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Sup Video 2 Transthoracic echocardiogram, parasternal short axis view, apical level. Multiple trabeculations with intertrabecular recesses (AVI 5527 kb)

Sup Video 3 Cardiac MRI showing a thin compacted and a thick non-compacted layer with apical trabeculations and deep intertrabecular recesses (WMV 325 kb)

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Sup Video 4 Transthoracic echocardiogram, four chamber view, showing penetration of contrast medium into the intertrabecular recesses (AVI 3120 kb)

Sup Video 5 MR angiogram showing tortuosity at the level of aortic isthmus (WMV 270 kb)


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Maria Bonou
    • 1
  • Eva D. Papadimitraki
    • 1
    Email author
  • Nikolaos Alexopoulos
    • 2
  • Ioannis Paizis
    • 1
  • Spiros Rammos
    • 3
  • John Barbetseas
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of CardiologyLaiko General HospitalAthensGreece
  2. 2.Department of CardiologyAthens EuroclinicAthensGreece
  3. 3.Department of Paediatric CardiologyOnassis Cardiac Surgery CentreAthensGreece

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