[Familial pulmonary stenosis: considerations on genetic aspects].


A family with 4 cases of pulmonary valvular stenosis with under-developed or normal right ventricle, is reported. The father and his three daughters were affected. In two of the girls, who were twins, a prenatal diagnosis was made using 2D-echo. The importance of genetic counseling and prenatal diagnosis in the families at risk are underlined.

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@article{Manetti1990FamilialPS, title={[Familial pulmonary stenosis: considerations on genetic aspects].}, author={A. Manetti and Silvia Favilli and Sara Mandorla and Luigi De Simone and Alberto Dolara}, journal={Giornale italiano di cardiologia}, year={1990}, volume={20 8}, pages={726-8} }