Anomalies of the Systemic and Pulmonary Veins

  • Lars Grosse-WortmannEmail author
  • Arno Roest
Part of the Medical Radiology book series (MEDRAD)


The range of pathologies involving the systemic or pulmonary veins is wide. Many of these abnormalities are either clinically insignificant or have been surgically “corrected” during childhood. This chapter focuses on two types of clinical scenarios relevant to the care of adults with congenital heart disease: (1) Venous lesions that may present during or remain untreated until adulthood, and (2) those that are sequelae of previous interventions.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.The Labatt Family Heart Centre, Department of Paediatrics, The Hospital for Sick ChildrenUniversity of TorontoTorontoCanada
  2. 2.Department of Paediatrics, Willem Alexander Children’s HospitalLeiden University Medical CenterLeidenThe Netherlands

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