Pediatric Cardiology

, Volume 15, Issue 1, pp 50–52 | Cite as

Sinus venosus atrial septal defect associated with vein of Galen malformations: Report of two cases

  • D. M. Friedman
  • M. Rutkowski
  • M. Madrid
  • A. Berenstein
Case Reports

Summary

Two unique cases are presented of infants with signs of vein of Galen malformations, whose unsuspected associated sinus venosus atrial septal defects were detected during routine echocardiography. A conservative approach to cardiac treatment is advocated.

Key Words

Vein of Galen Sinus venosus Atrial septal defect Cerebral arteriovenous malformation 

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© Springer-Verlag New York Inc. 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • D. M. Friedman
    • 1
  • M. Rutkowski
    • 1
  • M. Madrid
    • 2
  • A. Berenstein
    • 2
  1. 1.Division of Pediatric CardiologyNew York University Medical CenterNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Division of NeuroradiologyNew York University Medical CenterNew YorkUSA

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