TITLE

Right Pulmonary Artery-to-Left Atrial Fistula: A Rare Cause of Neonatal Cyanosis

AUTHOR(S)
Kumar, Saktheeswaran; Sivasankaran, Sivasubramonian
PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
Pediatric Cardiology;Mar2013, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p757
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a case study of a 6-day-old boy who was refered of cyanosis and was born to nonconsanguineous parents. Transthoracic echocardiography revealed a 6-millimeter (mm) atrial septal defect that shunts to right from left and right pulmonary artery isolated dilation. Results of echocardiography provided a clue to the presence of pulmonary arterio-venous malformation which is right sided.
ACCESSION #
85860796

 

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