Congenital quadricuspid aortic valve anomaly associated with hypertrophic non-obstructive cardiomyopathy: a case report and review of the literature.

@article{Janssens1997CongenitalQA,
  title={Congenital quadricuspid aortic valve anomaly associated with hypertrophic non-obstructive cardiomyopathy: a case report and review of the literature.},
  author={Uwe Janssens and Heinrich G. Klues and Peter Hanrath},
  journal={Heart},
  year={1997},
  volume={78 1},
  pages={83-7}
}
A case is reported of a 38 year old woman without known cardiac congenital abnormality but a history of well controlled arterial hypertension who was admitted to hospital after successful resuscitation at home following cardiac arrest. There was no evidence of myocardial infarction on 12-lead electrocardiogram but there were signs of left ventricular hypertrophy. Transoesophageal echocardiography revealed a rare quadricuspid aortic valve (QAV) malformation with concomitant mild aortic… CONTINUE READING
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