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Journal of Echocardiography

, Volume 16, Issue 4, pp 178–179 | Cite as

A case of ventricular septal defect detected after myomectomy by intra-operative transesophageal echocardiography in patient with situs inversus and double-chambered right ventricle

  • Ai KawamuraEmail author
  • Koichiro Imai
  • Teruyoshi Kume
  • Kazuo Tanemoto
  • Tomoko Tamada
  • Hiroshi Okamoto
  • Shiro Uemura
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Notes

Compliance with ethical standards

Conflict of interest

Ai Kawamura, Koichiro Imai, Teruyoshi Kume, Kazuo Tanemoto, Tomoko Tamada, Hiroshi Okamoto, and Shiro Uemura declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Human rights statements and informed consent

All procedures followed were in accordance with the ethical standards of the responsible committee on human experimentation (institutional and national) and with the Helsinki Declaration of 1964 and later revisions. Informed consent was obtained from all patients for being included in the study.

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© Japanese Society of Echocardiography 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ai Kawamura
    • 1
    Email author
  • Koichiro Imai
    • 1
  • Teruyoshi Kume
    • 1
  • Kazuo Tanemoto
    • 2
  • Tomoko Tamada
    • 1
  • Hiroshi Okamoto
    • 1
  • Shiro Uemura
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of CardiologyKawasaki Medical SchoolKurashikiJapan
  2. 2.Department of Cardiovascular SurgeryKawasaki Medical SchoolKurashikiJapan

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