Classic Glenn Surgery: Early Palliative Surgery

  • Bin Qiao
  • Meng Zhu


In the late 1950s, classic Glenn shunt is regarded as one of operation approaches to palliate cyanotic congenital heart disease with only a unidirectional shunt between superior vena cava and right pulmonary artery.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bin Qiao
    • 1
    • 2
  • Meng Zhu
    • 3
  1. 1.Cardiovascular InstituteGeneral Hospital of Jinan Military RegionJinanChina
  2. 2.Cardiac Surgery CenterWestern District of Shandong Provincial HospitalJinanChina
  3. 3.Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases, Jinan Military Region General Hospital of PLAJinanChina

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