TGA and Mustard repair

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

14 year old boy with previous transposition of the great arteries, having under gone a Mustard repair at 1 year of age.

Patient Data

Age: 14
Gender: Male
X-ray

The heart is just a little enlarged but there is gross enlargement of the pulmonary arteries, consistent with severe pulmonary arterial hypertension. The lungs are clear with no areas of consolidation or collapse.

Case Discussion

14 year old boy with previous transposition of the great arteries, having under gone a Mustard repair at 1 year of age.

The heart is just a little enlarged but there is gross enlargement of the pulmonary arteries, consistent with severe pulmonary arterial hypertension. The lungs are clear with no areas of consolidation or collapse. 

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Case information

rID: 7457
Published: 2nd Nov 2009
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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