Published on:
    Journal of Cardiovascular Disease Research, 2012; 3(3):248-250
    CLINICAL CASE REPORT BASED STUDY | doi:10.4103/0975-3583.98905

    Rare variant of mixed total anomalous pulmonary venous connection

    Authors:

    Jitendeep Singh, Prashant N. Mohite, Sandip Singh Rana

    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular surgery, Post Graduation Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India

    Abstract:

    Mixed variety of Total anomalous pulmonary venous connection is a rare congenital heart disorder with a wide variation of pulmonary venous anatomy and their drainage. Present article depicts “3+1” variant of mixed TAPVC treated by rechannelizing all pulmonary veins to left atrium using a Polytetrafleuroethylene patch.

    Key words: Mixed total anomalous pulmonary venous connection, total anomalous pulmonary venous connection, polytetrafleuroethylene patch.