A NEONATAL CASE OF LEFT VENTRICULAR NONCOMPACTION ASSOCIATED WITH TRISOMY 18


Beken S. , Cevik A., Turan O., Hirfanoglu I. M. , Unal S., Altuntas N., et al.

GENETIC COUNSELING, cilt.22, ss.161-164, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 22 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Dergi Adı: GENETIC COUNSELING
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.161-164

Özet

A neonatal case of left ventricular noncompaction associated with trisomy 18: Left ventricular noncompaction (LVNC) is a rare congenital cardiomyopathy and exact etiology is still unknown. Trisomy 18 is the second most common autosomal trisomy in live-born infants. LVNC has been described in association with other dysmorphic features, association with trisomy 18 has not been reported previously in a neonate. LVNC broadens the cardiac anomalies associated with trisomy 18.