Ectopia Cordis

Known as: Cordis, Ectopia, Ectopia Cordis [Disease/Finding], ectopic heart 
A rare developmental defect in which the heart is abnormally located partially or totally outside the THORAX. It is the result of defective fusion of… (More)
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1944-2017
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2008
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2008
ES-cell-based cardiovascular repair requires an in-depth understanding of the molecular mechanisms underlying the differentiation… (More)
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2005
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2005
Inhibition of canonical Wnt/beta-catenin signaling by Dickkopf-1 (Dkk-1) or Crescent initiates cardiogenesis in vertebrate… (More)
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2000
2000
Ectopia cordis is an extremely rare congenital abnormality occurring in 5.5 to 7.9 per 1 million live births with high lethality… (More)
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1999
1999
PURPOSE We present a small series of prenatally diagnosed cases of ectopia cordis. METHODS Four fetuses with prenatally… (More)
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1997
1997
Ectopia cordis is a very rare congenital anomaly associated with a high mortality rate. A successful repair of ectopia cordis… (More)
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1992
1992
The association of sternal fusion defects with various cardiac, diaphragmatic, and anterior body wall defects represents a… (More)
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1991
1991
Ectopia cordis (EC) is a rare congenital malformation characterized by the abnormal position of the heart outside the thorax… (More)
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1988
1988
A premature infant presented with ectopia cordis, occipital meningocele, and manifestations of trisomy 18; cytogenetic analysis… (More)
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1984
1984
Four cases of ectopia cordis are described. The fetal sonographic appearance is demonstrated, and the postnatal use of computed… (More)
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1982
1982
Ectopia cordis is a challenging congenital anomaly that generally has defied repair because of the magnitude of the deformity and… (More)
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