Gastrointestinal haemorrhage in protein-losing enteropathy associated with the Fontan circulation.

@article{Seewoodhary2010GastrointestinalHI,
  title={Gastrointestinal haemorrhage in protein-losing enteropathy associated with the Fontan circulation.},
  author={Jason Seewoodhary},
  journal={QJM : monthly journal of the Association of Physicians},
  year={2010},
  volume={103 5},
  pages={347-9}
}
A 29-year-old patient was born with a double inlet left ventricle with transposition of the great arteries and pulmonary valvular stenosis. This was initially treated with a right modified Blalock–Taussig shunt, and 2 years later he underwent a Fontan operation. Aged 13 years he had an aortic valve replacement with reconstruction of his Fontan circulation… CONTINUE READING