Prenatal diagnosis of left ventricular aneurysm in association with interruption of the aortic arch

Department of Fetal Cardiology, Evelina Children's Hospital, Guy's and St Thomas' Hospitals, London, United Kingdom.
Cardiology in the Young (Impact Factor: 0.84). 11/2010; 21(1):113-5. DOI: 10.1017/S1047951110001526
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ABSTRACT Left ventricular aneurysms in the foetus are a rare abnormality that can occur in isolation or associated with pentalogy of Cantrell. Here, we report a case of a foetus with a left ventricular aneurysm in association with interruption of the aortic arch, and no features of pentalogy of Cantrell. To our knowledge, this is the first report of such an association.

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