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    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


    Jitendeep Singh, Prashant N. Mohite, Sandip Singh Rana

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


    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.