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    Journal of Cardiovascular Disease Research, 2011; 2(4):247-250
    CLINICAL CASE REPORT BASED STUDY | doi:10.4103/0975-3583.89812

    A case of cyanotic L-transposition with complete heart block in an adult female who had three in-hospital normal deliveries

    Authors:

    MG Binu1, Mridul R Nair2, C Vinodini3

    1 Department of Medicine, Sree Mookambika Institute of Medical Sciences, Kulasekharam, Kanyakumari, India

    2 Final MBBS, Sree Mookambika Institute of Medical Sciences, Kulasekharam, Kanyakumari, India

    3 Medical Officer, GH Arumanai, India

    Abstract:

    A 48-year-old female presented with complete heart block. On evaluation, it was diagnosed as a congenital cyanotic heart disease, namely, L-transposition of great arteries (L-TGA) with Fallot's physiology. She led the normal life of a manual laborer and had three hospital deliveries and yet escaped detection of her cardiac condition.

    Key words: Complete heart block, congenitally corrected transposition of great arteries, ventricular septal defect.