[Post-traumatic interventricular communication. Closure under extracorporeal circulation].

  title={[Post-traumatic interventricular communication. Closure under extracorporeal circulation].},
  author={Ren{\'e} Kieny and F. Wolff and Ariane Gross and J. M. Mantz and Theodore Kurtz and M T Kieny},
  journal={Archives des maladies du coeur et des vaisseaux},
  volume={68 1},
Report of one case of acquired traumatic interventricular septal defect due to a stab injury of the right ventricle by a knife. The highly-placed penetrating injury involved the muscular septum and very probably resulted in a right bundle-branch block of the His system. Surgical operation performed in view of a starting clinical intolerance with moderately increased right cardiac pressures, was done under ECC with easy suture of the septal wound. The post-operative course was normal and a quick… CONTINUE READING