Cardiovascular Imaging

  • Carlos Marín
  • Sofía Granja
Part of the Imaging for Clinicians book series (IMAGCLIN, volume 1)


A 3-year-old girl evaluated because of a cardiac murmur and low weight gain. A large secundum atrial septal defect (ASD OS) was diagnosed, and percutaneous closure of the defect was performed. The procedure was complicated by left ventricular migration of the device, leading to urgent cardiac surgery.


Right Ventricle Infective Endocarditis Right Atrium Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome Left Pulmonary Artery 
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Further Reading

Case 1: Atrial Septal Defect Ostium Secundum Type

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Case 2: Mitral Valve Endocarditis

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Case 3: Sinus Venosus Defect and Partial Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Connection

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Case 4: Double Aortic Arch

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Case 5: Tetralogy of Fallot

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Case 6: Transposition of the Great Arteries (TGA)

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Case 7: Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome

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Case 8: Cavopulmonary Thrombosis in Bidirectional Glenn

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Case 9: Single Coronary Artery

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Case 10: Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (HCM)

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Carlos Marín
    • 1
  • Sofía Granja
    • 2
  1. 1.Pediatric RadiologyHospital General Universitario Gregorio MarañónMadridSpain
  2. 2.Department of Pediatric CardiologyHospital São JoãoMadridSpain

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