Congenital absence of aortic and pulmonary valve in a fetus with severe heart failure.

@article{Marek1996CongenitalAO,
  title={Congenital absence of aortic and pulmonary valve in a fetus with severe heart failure.},
  author={Jan Marek and Jan {\vS}kovr{\'a}nek and Viera Pov{\'y}{\vs}ilov{\'a}},
  journal={Heart},
  year={1996},
  volume={75 1},
  pages={98-100}
}
A case of congenital absence of both aortic and pulmonary valves with severe heart failure detected prenatally by cross-sectional and pulsed and colour Doppler echocardiography is reported in small for gestational age male fetus in 17th week of gestation. Additional double outlet right ventricle, hypoplastic left ventricle, and ventricular septal defect, as well as multiple extracardiac anomalies, were found by prenatal echocardiographic investigation and confirmed by necropsy examination… CONTINUE READING