[Supravalvular ring type aortic stenosis with hypoplasia of the ascending aorta and stenosis of the origin of the innominate artery. Surgical correction].

The authors report the case of a 19 year old woman with supravalvar aortic stenosis and hypoplasia of the ascending aorta with stenosis at the origin of the innominate artery. This was a sporadic form, without mental deficiency nor facial dysmorphia. No similar case was found in the family. The patient had three attacks of bacterial endocarditis over a… CONTINUE READING