PMID: 3710628May 1, 1986

Absent aortic valve leaflets

International Journal of Cardiology
M B RossiR C Tasker

Abstract

A newborn with difficulty in feeding and with tachypnoea was admitted to the hospital. During the following days his condition deteriorated and he died at the age of 8 days. At autopsy we found an unusual association of hypoplastic left heart syndrome and absence of the aortic leaflets.

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Sep 1, 1975·Chest·W H ToewsL L Kelminson
Mar 1, 1984·Journal of the American College of Cardiology·F Z BiermanH Fox
Apr 1, 1983·Equine Veterinary Journal·A TadmorA S Tov

Related Concepts

Entire Aortic Valve
Left Ventricular Structure
Autopsy
Congenital Heart Defects
2D Echocardiography
Aorta
Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome
Aortic Valve Structure
Electrocardiographic Recorders
Tachypnea

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