Central shunt and pulmonary valvotomy in the treatment of critical pulmonary stenosis.

Abstract

Pulmonary valvotomy combined with a central shunt ("U shaped" Gore-tex graft) for palliative treatment of critical pulmonary stenosis is reported. The same graft was employed for right ventricular outflow reconstruction at the time of the definitive repair.

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@article{Eusanio1989CentralSA, title={Central shunt and pulmonary valvotomy in the treatment of critical pulmonary stenosis.}, author={Giuseppe Di Eusanio and Alessandro Mazzola and Renato Gregorini and Gino Di Manici and Ga{\'e}tan Esposito and Walter Di Nardo and Guglielmo De Curtis and B Procaccini and Gianni Clementi and Vittorio Di Luzio}, journal={The Journal of cardiovascular surgery}, year={1989}, volume={30 6}, pages={1006-8} }