Heart failure due to "disappearing" aortic valve in hypoplastic left heart syndrome.

Abstract

We present the unusual case of a "disappearing" aortic valve in an infant with hypoplastic left heart syndrome (mitral and aortic stenosis) that underwent Norwood palliation at birth and subsequently a Glenn operation. Angiographic images at the time of operation showed no apparent insufficiency of the native aortic valve. Over the course of 14 months… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/2150135113512137

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@article{Loftus2014HeartFD, title={Heart failure due to "disappearing" aortic valve in hypoplastic left heart syndrome.}, author={Patrick D. Loftus and Lance K. Erickson and Melanie D Everitt and Aditya K. Kaza}, journal={World journal for pediatric & congenital heart surgery}, year={2014}, volume={5 2}, pages={334-7} }