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Pediatric Cardiology

, Volume 14, Issue 2, pp 133–134 | Cite as

Aortic atresia and tricuspid atresia occurring in complete transposition of the great vessels

  • Fouad Butto
  • Linda Margraf
  • Grace Smith
  • Hessam Najmabadi
Case Reports

Summary

A unique case of aortic atresia and tricuspid atresia associated with transposition of the great vessels is described in a newborn infant. The clinical, echocardiographic, and heart catheterization data are presented. The embryological and surgical implications are discussed.

Key Words

Aortic atresia Tricuspid atresia Transposition of great vessels 

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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag New York Inc. 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Fouad Butto
    • 1
  • Linda Margraf
    • 2
  • Grace Smith
    • 1
  • Hessam Najmabadi
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Pediatric CardiologyRainbow Babies and Childrens Hospital, Case Western Reserve UniversityClevelandUSA
  2. 2.Division of PathologyRainbow Babies and Childrens Hospital, Case Western Reserve UniversityClevelandUSA

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