Acute pulmonary edema in a newborn with infracardiac type total anomalous pulmonary venous return and surgical repair.

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Total anomalous pulmonary venous return (TAPVR) is a rare congenital pathology. Early diagnosis and urgent surgery are life-saving, especially in newborns with pulmonary venous obstruction, which is most commonly seen with infracardiac type. A three-day-old baby boy presented to another clinic with tachypnea and cyanosis. Initial work-up aimed at ruling out… (More)

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@article{Yalinba2004AcutePE, title={Acute pulmonary edema in a newborn with infracardiac type total anomalous pulmonary venous return and surgical repair.}, author={Yusuf Kenan Yalçinbaş and Ersin Serdar Erek and Ece Salihoğlu and Nil{\"{u}fer Ozt{\"{u}rk and G{\"{o}khan Mamur and Nerime Soybir and Ayşe Sarioğlu and Tayyar Sarioğlu}, journal={The Turkish journal of pediatrics}, year={2004}, volume={46 2}, pages={179-81} }