Late conduit occlusion after modified Fontan procedure with classic Glenn shunt.

Abstract

A number of patients with complex congenital heart disease who were initially palliated with a classic Glenn shunt subsequently underwent modified Fontan procedures. This report discusses the operative management of complete occlusion of right atrial-to-right ventricular conduits in patients with patent classic Glenn shunts. The literature is reviewed… (More)

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@article{Koutlas1996LateCO, title={Late conduit occlusion after modified Fontan procedure with classic Glenn shunt.}, author={Theodore C. Koutlas and James Harrison and Thomas M. Bashore and M P O'laughlin and Marjorie E Tripp and J. William Gaynor}, journal={The Annals of thoracic surgery}, year={1996}, volume={62 1}, pages={258-61; discussion 261-2} }