Indications and Contraindications

  • Yu Guo WengEmail author
  • Bin Qiao


HLHS is a very serious non-correctable cardiac malformation. Staged palliative procedures or cardiac transplantation are the two main surgical methods for the treatment of HLHS. Surgical indications and preoperative preparation for HLHS are noted in the chapter.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.German Heart Center (Berlin)BerlinGermany
  2. 2.Cardiovascular Institute, General Hospital of Jinan Military RegionJinanChina
  3. 3.Cardiac Surgery Center, Western District of Shandong Provincial HospitalJinanChina

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