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Cardiac II

  • Robert S. Holzman
  • Thomas J. Mancuso
  • Navil F. Sethna
  • James A. DiNardo
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Abstract

A 4-year-old boy presents for pectus excavatum repair. He has a Holmes heart type of double-inlet left ventricle (single ventricle, great vessel concordance, hypoplastic pulmonary outlet chamber), tolerates exercise well, and has an Hct of 45%. He has a Glenn shunt. His pectus excavatum is so severe, however, that the cardiac surgeons would like it repaired prior to sternotomy and cardiac surgery.

Keywords

Left Atrial Superior Vena Cava Pulmonary Blood Flow Fontan Procedure Pectus Excavatum 
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General References

  1. 1.
    DiNardo JA (2008) Anesthesia for congenital heart disease. In: DiNardo JA, Zvara DA (eds) Anesthesia for cardiac surgery, 3rd edn. Blackwell Publishing, Oxford, pp 167–251Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    Kussman BD, DiNardo JA (2008) The cardiovascular system. In: Holzman RS, Mancuso TJ, Polander DM (eds) A practical approach to pediatric anesthesia. Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia, pp 306–374Google Scholar

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© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert S. Holzman
    • 1
  • Thomas J. Mancuso
    • 1
  • Navil F. Sethna
    • 1
  • James A. DiNardo
    • 1
  1. 1.Children’s Hospital BostonHarvard Medical SchoolBostonUSA

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