Total correction in tetralogy of Fallot with anomalous major coronary artery: an alternative method to conduit use


Saritas B., Ozker E., Vuran C., Yoruker U., Ayabakan C. , Turkoz R.

CARDIOVASCULAR JOURNAL OF AFRICA, vol.23, no.2, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 23 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.5830/cvja-2011-004
  • Title of Journal : CARDIOVASCULAR JOURNAL OF AFRICA
  • Keywords: coronary artery anomaly, tetralogy of Fallot, total correction, REPAIR, ORIGIN

Abstract

Introduction: A coronary artery anomaly precludes the use of a trans-annular patch in right ventricular outflow tract (RVOT) reconstruction. Herein we present three patients with coronary artery anomalies who underwent total corrective operations without using a conduit.