Pediatric Cardiology

, Volume 7, Issue 4, pp 221–223 | Cite as

Severe subaortic stenosis associated with congenital rubella syndrome: Palliation by percutaneous transcatheter device occlusion of a patent ductus arteriosus

  • John W. Moore
  • Charles E. Mullins


Congenital rubella syndrome has been associated with several forms of congenital heart disease including left-sided obstructive lesions. This report describes a patient with severe subaortic stenosis, patent ductus arteriosus, and mild pulmonary branch stenosis, a rare condition. Palliation was achieved with percutaneous transcatheter device occlusion of the patent ductus arteriosus.

Key words

Congenital rubella syndrome Subaortic stenosis Patent ductus arteriosus 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • John W. Moore
    • 1
    • 2
  • Charles E. Mullins
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Section of Cardiology, Department of PediatricsBaylor College of MedicineHoustonUSA
  2. 2.Texas Children's HospitalHoustonUSA

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