Advertisement

Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries

  • Azin AlizadehaslEmail author
  • Anita Sadeghpour
  • Mohammad Mahdavi
Chapter

Abstract

Congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries (ccTGA) is defined as a disorder with discordant atrioventricular (AV) connections in combination with discordant ventriculoarterial (VA) connections [1, 2].

Keywords

Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA) L-loop ventricles Atrio-ventricular discordance Ventriculu-arterial discordance 

Supplementary material

310404_1_En_32_MOESM1_ESM.mpg (550 kb)
Video 32.1 Abdominal situs solitus (Aorta at the left and IVC at the right of the vertebra) in subcostal 2D echocardiography study as a part of segmental sequential approach (MPG 550 kb)
310404_1_En_32_MOESM2_ESM.mpg (686 kb)
Video 32.2 Transthoracic echocardiography in 4 apical chamber view showing atrial situs solitus, L-loop ventricle and atrioventricular discordance (MPG 686 kb)
Video 32.3

Transthoracic echocardiography in 4 apical chamber view showing atrial situs solitus, L-loop ventricle and atrioventricular discordance (MPG 894 kb)

Video 32.4

L-loop ventricle in short axis view (MPG 890 kb)

Video 32.5

Parallel great arteries in off axis view associated with ventriculoarterial connection (WMV 328 kb)

Video 32.6

CCTGA, VSD, and PS: Vertical laying the intra ventricular septum, presence of VSD and PS and also laying the aorta in anterior position in lateral injection. In addition aorta is located on morphological trabeculated RV (WMV 1310 kb)

Video 32.7

CCTGA, VSD, and PS: Vertical laying the intra ventricular septum, presence of VSD and PS and also laying the aorta in anterior position in lateral injection. In addition aorta is located on morphological trabeculated RVE (WMV 1610 kb)

References

  1. 1.
    Warnes C, Williams RG, Bashore TM, et al. ACC/AHA 2008 guidelines for the management of adults with congenital heart disease. Circulation 52(23): 2436–438.Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    Warnes CA. Transposition of the great arteries. Circulation. 2006;114:2699–709.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  3. 3.
    Sloth AD, Jensen JK, Steffensen FH, et al. Congenital transposition of the great arteries newly diagnosed in a 76-year-old woman. Ugeskr Laeger. 2009;171(5):319–21.PubMedGoogle Scholar
  4. 4.
    Kwon SH, Oh JH, Hwang SJ, et al. Congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries in a 59-year-old man: ECG-gated 64-slice MDCT findings. Int J Cardiol. 2009;13:e6.Google Scholar
  5. 5.
    Van der Bom T, Winter MM, Groenink M, et al. Right ventricular end-diastolic volume combined with peak systolic blood pressure during exercise identifies patients at risk for complications in adults with a systemic right ventricle. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013;62(10):926–36.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  6. 6.
    Kozelj M, Prokselj K, Berden P, et al. The syndrome of cardiac failure in adults with congenitally corrected transposition. Cardiol Young. 2008;18(6):599–607.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  7. 7.
    Ly M, Belli E, Leobon B, et al. Results of the double switch operation for congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2009;35(5):879–83; discussion 883–4.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  8. 8.
    Mohite PN, Popov AF, Garcia D, et al. Ventricular assist device outflow graft in congenitally corrected transposition of great arteries – a surgical challenge. J Cardiothorac Surg. 2012;7(1):93.PubMedCentralPubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag London 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  • Azin Alizadehasl
    • 1
    Email author
  • Anita Sadeghpour
    • 2
  • Mohammad Mahdavi
    • 3
  1. 1.Echocardiography Lab, Department of CardiologyRajaie Cardiovascular Medical and Research Center, Iran University of Medical ScienceTehranIran
  2. 2.Echocardiography Lab, Department of CardiologyAdult Congenital Heart Disease Clinic, Rajaie Cardiovascular Medical and Research Center, Iran University of Medical ScienceTehranIran
  3. 3.Pediatric Ward, Department of Pediatric CardiologyRajaie Cardiovascular Medical and Research Center, Iran University of Medical ScienceTehranIran

Personalised recommendations