Successful Staged Surgical Repair Using Rapid Pulmonary Artery Banding in a Very-Low-Birth-Weight Premature Infant Who Had d-Transposition of the Great Arteries With an Intact Ventricular Septum

Abstract

The arterial switch operation is the surgical correction of choice for patients born with d-transposition of the great arteries (d-TGA) and an intact ventricular septum. However, prematurity and very low birth weight present both technical and physiologic challenges to this approach. Furthermore, in the setting of d-TGA and an intact ventricular septum… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00246-012-0478-2

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