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Membranous Septum Aneurysm Obstructing Right Ventricular Outflow Tract [Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars]
Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars. 2001; 29(10): 651-653

Membranous Septum Aneurysm Obstructing Right Ventricular Outflow Tract

M. Kerem VURAL1, Erol ŞENER1, Arzum KALE1, Oğuz TAŞDEMİR1

An unusual case of right ventricular outflow tract obstruction caused by a ıneınbranou s septuın aneurysın in a patient with ventricular septal defect is presented. An associated inlet type ventricular septa l defect was c losed wi th a polytetrafluoroethylene patch. The aneurysmal sac was plicated by taking obliteration sutures at its base and excised. Secondary infundibular hypertrophy was resected and infundibulotomy was closed with a pericardial patch. Patient displayed an uneventful course in the postoperative pe riod and d ischarged on the fifth postoperative day. A fo ll ow-up echocardiography at the second postope rat ive month revealed no abnormalities.

Keywords: Membranous septum, aneurysm, right ventricular outflow tract obstruction, ventricular septal defect

How to cite this article
M. Kerem VURAL, Erol ŞENER, Arzum KALE, Oğuz TAŞDEMİR. Membranous Septum Aneurysm Obstructing Right Ventricular Outflow Tract. Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars. 2001; 29(10): 651-653
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