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Scientific article
Case report
English

A neonate with isolated combined aortic and pulmonary valvar stenosis

Published inInternational journal of cardiology, vol. 116, no. 1, p. e13-14
Publication date2007
Abstract

We present an extremely rare combination of isolated valvar pulmonary and aortic stenosis in a newborn patient. Most publications describe this feature in patients beyond the neonatal period and in association with other structural, myocardial or endocardial diseases. Our patient required an urgent and successful percutaneous pulmonary valvuloplasty due to poorly tolerated right ventricular hypertension and dilatation compressing the left ventricle.

Keywords
  • Abnormalities, Multiple/therapy/ultrasonography
  • Aortic Valve Stenosis/congenital/therapy/ultrasonography
  • Catheterization/methods
  • Echocardiography
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Male
  • Pulmonary Valve Stenosis/congenital/therapy/ultrasonography
  • Treatment Outcome
  • Ultrasonography, Prenatal
Citation (ISO format)
DA CRUZ, eduardo, BILLIEUX, Marie-Hélène, BEGHETTI, Maurice. A neonate with isolated combined aortic and pulmonary valvar stenosis. In: International journal of cardiology, 2007, vol. 116, n° 1, p. e13–14. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2006.08.022
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