Long-term fate of the coronary arteries after the arterial switch operation in newborns with transposition of the great arteries.

@article{Bonnet1996LongtermFO,
  title={Long-term fate of the coronary arteries after the arterial switch operation in newborns with transposition of the great arteries.},
  author={Damien Bonnet and P. Bonhoeffer and Jean François Pi{\'e}chaud and Yacine Aggoun and Daniel Sidi and Claude Planch{\'e} and Jean Kachaner},
  journal={Heart},
  year={1996},
  volume={76 3},
  pages={274-9}
}
OBJECTIVE Concern continues to be expressed about the long-term impact of coronary artery translocation after the arterial switch operation for transposition of the great arteries. This study was conducted to determine the prevalence of obstructions of the translocated coronary arteries by the use of selective coronary artery angiography. METHODS AND RESULTS 64 children (mean age 7.6 (SD) 1.5 years) who had survived an arterial switch operation underwent evaluation. They had been operated on… CONTINUE READING

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