Surgical repair of double-chambered right ventricle in adulthood.

  title={Surgical repair of double-chambered right ventricle in adulthood.},
  author={Brijesh Parayaru Kottayil and Baiju Sasi Dharan and Vivek Velayudhan Pillai and Varghese Thomas Panicker and Shyamkrishnan Kumaralingam Gopalakrishnan and Karunakaran Jayakumar},
  journal={Asian cardiovascular & thoracic annals},
  volume={19 1},
The aim of this study was to investigate a rare subset of adult patients with double-chambered right ventricle, pertaining to clinical presentation, rhythm disturbances, surgical approach, and results of surgical repair. A retrospective review of our records revealed that 14 adults had undergone surgical repair of double-chambered right ventricle from 1990 to 2010. Their median age was 25.5 years, and their median weight was 50 kg. Patients presented with various symptoms, the most common being… CONTINUE READING