[Ventricular septal defect associated with pulmonary hypertension in monozygotic twins--a case report with surgical repair].

Abstract

This is a report of two-year-old female monozygotic twins, both having a ventricular septal defect (VSD, Kirklin type II) and accompanying moderate pulmonary hypertension (PH). The two patients underwent a patch closure procedure to repair the VSD at the same time, and their postoperative courses were uneventful. Rubenstein and Weaver have reported the only… (More)

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