Hypoplastic left heart syndrome.

  title={Hypoplastic left heart syndrome.},
  author={Diana M E Bardo and David G. Frankel and Kimberly E. Applegate and D. J. Murphy and R P Saneto},
  journal={Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc},
  volume={21 3},
Hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS) is a complex combination of cardiac malformations that probably results from multiple developmental errors in the early stages of cardiogenesis and that, if left untreated, invariably proves fatal. A variety of chest radiographic findings are seen in patients with HLHS, including an enlarged cardiac silhouette (notably a prominent right atrium), pulmonary venous hypertension, an atrial septal defect, and valvular stenosis or atresia. The recent evolution… CONTINUE READING


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