Cor triatriatum with a left upper anomalous pulmonary venous return to the innominate vein

Cardiology in the Young
Claire Galoin-Bertail, Marielle Gouton

Abstract

Cor triatriatum sinister is an uncommon congenital cardiac anomaly accounting for 0.1% of all congenital cardiac malformations, with an anomalous venous return being a frequently associated condition. We present the case of a 14-year-old girl misdiagnosed as having an atrial septal defect with pulmonary hypertension who actually had a cor triatriatum with a left upper anomalous pulmonary venous return to the innominate vein.

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Citations

Sep 7, 2017·Archivos de cardiología de México·Daniel Cardona-CorreaJuan Pablo Flórez Muñoz
Nov 3, 2020·General Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery·Keiichi IshiwariTomomitsu Takagi

Related Concepts

Multiple Congenital Anomalies
Cor Triatriatum
Scimitar Syndrome
Structure of Brachiocephalic Vein
Anomalous Pulmonary Artery
Congenital Heart Defects
Atrial Septal Defects
Pulmonary Hypertension

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