Jan 1, 1985

Successful repair of aortico-left ventricular tunnel associated with severe aortic stenosis in a newborn

Pediatric Cardiology
S DiamantN Gootman


A one-day-old infant presented with severe congestive heart failure and a continuous precordial murmur. Noninvasive studies revealed an aortico-left ventricular tunnel and severe valvar aortic stenosis. Angiocardiography confirmed the diagnosis. Patch closure of the tunnel and aortic valvotomy were accomplished successfully at 24 h of age.

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Aortic Valve Stenosis
Congenital Heart Defects
2D Echocardiography
Heart Ventricle
Congestive Heart Failure
Heart Failure

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