Acquired left ventricular-right atrial communication caused by infective endocarditis detected by transesophageal echocardiography: case report and review of the literature.

Abstract

Acquired left ventricular-right atrial communication due to infective endocarditis was diagnosed in a 64-year-old patient by transesophageal echocardiography and confirmed by cardiac catheterization. The patient was initially treated medically and then referred for corrective surgery.

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@article{Elian1995AcquiredLV, title={Acquired left ventricular-right atrial communication caused by infective endocarditis detected by transesophageal echocardiography: case report and review of the literature.}, author={Dan Elian and Elio Di Segni and Elieser Kaplinsky and Rephael Mohr and Zvi Vered}, journal={Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography : official publication of the American Society of Echocardiography}, year={1995}, volume={8 1}, pages={108-10} }