Double-chambered left ventricle in a cat.


Double-chambered left ventricle is a rare congenital disorder in which the left ventricular cavity is subdivided into two cavities by an anomalous septum or muscle band. We describe a case of double-chambered left ventricle, most likely caused by the presence of excessive left ventricular bands, in an asymptomatic cat.

DOI: 10.1016/j.jvc.2014.02.002

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@article{Smith2014DoublechamberedLV, title={Double-chambered left ventricle in a cat.}, author={Paul J. Smith and Marwan N Tarazi and Siew Yen Ho}, journal={Journal of veterinary cardiology : the official journal of the European Society of Veterinary Cardiology}, year={2014}, volume={16 2}, pages={109-13} }