Double-homograft repair of truncus arteriosus with severe truncal valve dysfunction.

@article{Conte1997DoublehomograftRO,
  title={Double-homograft repair of truncus arteriosus with severe truncal valve dysfunction.},
  author={Sirio Conte and Tim V Jensen and Joes Rams\oe Jacobsen and Brian Larsen and Morten H Helvind and Peter Lauridsen and Gosta Pettersson},
  journal={Scandinavian cardiovascular journal : SCJ},
  year={1997},
  volume={31 4},
  pages={245-7}
}
An infant with truncus arteriosus and severe dysfunction of the truncal valve including both stenosis and insufficiency successfully underwent primary repair. This included the insertion of two separate valved homograft conduits. Early outcome has been excellent and the patient is doing well after 6 months with only echocardiographic evidence of mild aortic… CONTINUE READING