PP-162 Cor Triatriatum Sinister: A Case Series

Nov 30, 2016 by in CARDIOLOGY Comments Off on PP-162 Cor Triatriatum Sinister: A Case Series

Objective As a highly uncommon congenital defect, cor triatriatum sinister represents only 0.1% of congenital cardiac anomalies. Depending on the degree of obstruction and the accompanying symptoms, cor triatriatum can…

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PP-160 Successful Palliation of a Newborn with Pulmonary Atresia, Peripheral Pulmonary Hypoplasia, Ventricular Septal Defect and Vertical Ductus Arteriosus, Using Multiple Stent ─░mplantation

Nov 30, 2016 by in CARDIOLOGY Comments Off on PP-160 Successful Palliation of a Newborn with Pulmonary Atresia, Peripheral Pulmonary Hypoplasia, Ventricular Septal Defect and Vertical Ductus Arteriosus, Using Multiple Stent ─░mplantation

Conventional management of neonates with ductal-dependent pulmonary flow entails maintaining ductal patency using prostaglandin E1 infusion followed by surgical palliation with Blalock-Taussig shunt (B-T shunt). In recent years, percutaneous transcatheter…

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PP-156 Neutrophil to Lymphocyte Ratio is Associated with Severe Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome and Increased Inflammation

Nov 30, 2016 by in CARDIOLOGY Comments Off on PP-156 Neutrophil to Lymphocyte Ratio is Associated with Severe Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome and Increased Inflammation

Background Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) is associated with increased cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. Recent studies have indicated that OSAS is associated with increased systemic inflammation. Neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio…

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PP-154 Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation in Patient with Bicuspid Valve and Large Aortic Aneurism

Nov 30, 2016 by in CARDIOLOGY Comments Off on PP-154 Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation in Patient with Bicuspid Valve and Large Aortic Aneurism

Introduction Transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) is increasingly performed and represents a relatively safe alternative treatment for high risk patients denied to surgical aortic valve replacement. Case 83 years old…

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PP-153 Criss Cross Heart

Nov 30, 2016 by in CARDIOLOGY Comments Off on PP-153 Criss Cross Heart

Background Criss-cross heart is a extremely rare congenital cardiac anomaly characterized by crossing of the inflow streams of the two ventricles and almost always associated with other severe cardiac anomalies….

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