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Surgical treatment for abnormalities of the heart and great vessels.

Robert E. Gross

Surgical treatment for abnormalities of the heart and great vessels.

by Robert E. Gross

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Published by C.C. Thomas in Springfield, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vascular Surgical Procedures.,
  • Cardiac Surgical Procedures.,
  • Heart Defects, Congenital -- surgery.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesAmerican lecture series, no. 3. American lectures in surgery, Beaumont Foundation lectures -- 1946., American lecture series -- publication no. 3.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination72 p.
    Number of Pages72
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14736260M

    Transposition of the great vessels (TGV) is a group of congenital heart defects involving an abnormal spatial arrangement of any of the great vessels: superior and/or inferior venae cavae, pulmonary artery, pulmonary veins, and ital heart diseases involving only the primary arteries (pulmonary artery and aorta) belong to a sub-group called transposition of the great arteries .   These defects cause an abnormal formation called a vascular ring (a circle of blood vessels). Normally, the aorta develops from one of several curved pieces of tissue (arches). As babies develop in the womb, the arches split into several parts. The body breaks down some of the arches, while others form into arteries.

    G. Ottaviani, L.M. Buja, in Cardiovascular Pathology (Fourth Edition), Introduction. Congenital heart disease (CHD) consists of a wide variety of anomalies and malformations involving the heart and great vessels that develop in utero during the development of the cardiovascular system and are present at birth even if they are discovered much later, and .   About 1% of all babies born in the U.S. are born with a congenital heart defect, says Dr. Emile A. Bacha, director of congenital and pediatric cardiac surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian Congenital.

    Embryology and Teratology of the Heart and the Great Arteries: Conducting System; Transposition of the Great Arteries; Ductus Arteriosus (Boerhaave Series for Postgraduate Medical Education) [Van Mierop, L. H.S.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Embryology and Teratology of the Heart and the Great Arteries: Conducting System; Transposition of the Great Arteries. The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery presents original, peer-reviewed articles on diseases of the heart, great vessels, lungs and thorax with emphasis on surgical interventions. An official publication of The American Association for Thoracic Surgery and The Western Thoracic Surgical Association, the Journal focuses on techniques and developments in acquired cardiac surgery.


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Surgical treatment for abnormalities of the heart and great vessels by Robert E. Gross Download PDF EPUB FB2

Genre/Form: Lectures: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gross, Robert E. (Robert Edward), Surgical treatment for abnormalities of the heart and great vessels. Cardiovascular disease - Cardiovascular disease - Abnormalities of individual heart chambers: Abnormalities of the heart chambers may be serious and even life-threatening.

In hypoplastic left heart syndrome, the left-sided heart chambers, including the aorta, are underdeveloped.

Infants born with this condition rarely survive more than two or three days. INTRODUCTION. Transposition of the great arteries (TGA) is a cardiac defect that accounts for 5%-7% of all congenital heart defects.

1 Inapproximat adults had TGA in the United States alone. 2 Levo-transposition of the great arteries (l-TGA) or congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries has an incidence ofbirths.

3 L-TGA is named after. The American Heart Association explains the common types of congenital defects including Aortic Valve Stenosis, AVS, Atrial Septal Defect, ASD, Coarctation of the Aorta, CoA, Complete Atrioventricular Canal defect, CAVC, d-Transposition of the great arteries, Ebstein's Anomaly, I-transposition of the great arteries, Patent Ductus Arteriosis, PDA, Pulmonary Valve Stenosis.

Medical or surgical treatments are most likely to benefit animals with congenital heart defects of moderate to significant severity. Surgical correction, if appropriate, is indicated in most affected dogs as long as no other diseases or abnormalities are present that would pose a risk to anesthesia or surgery.

A coronary artery anomaly (CAA) is a defect in one or more of the coronary arteries of the heart. The defect is congenital (present at birth). CAAs may relate to the origin (where the artery "springs up" in the heart) or the location of the coronary artery.

Levo-Transposition of the Great Arteries (L-TGA) is a congenital heart defect where the connections between the atria and ventricles, and ventricles and arteries are abnormal. Though abnormal, the blood flow patterns are essentially normal in L-TGA.

Congenital heart disease (CHD) consists of a wide variety of anomalies and malformations involving the heart and great vessels that develop in utero, are present at birth, and come to clinical attention in infancy, adolescence, or adulthood. The cardiovascular anomalies generally result from defective morphogenesis during embryological development.

Non-Surgical Treatment for Heart Disease SSM Health Heart & Vascular Care features a variety of proven non-surgical treatments for heart disease.

Due to the varying types of heart disease, we specialize in customizing treatments that focus on positive outcomes and that meet your specific needs. The magnificent anatomic presentation in this book "The Heart and Cor­ onary Arteries" has a unique importance for surgeons.

It is a fundamental contribution to the anatomy of the heart and great arteries as well, because of the analytical, detailed, and imaginative anatomic approach of. Congenital heart disease, any abnormality of the heart that is present at birth.

Cardiac abnormalities are generally caused by abnormal development of the heart and circulatory system before birth. Abnormal development can be caused by a variety of factors, including infection and use of certain drugs by the mother during congenital cardiac abnormalities.

Congenital heart disease is any abnormality of the heart or the major blood vessels that is present at birth. Examples include: a. Abnormalities of cardiac septation, including ventricular septal defect or atrioventricular canal; b.

Abnormalities resulting in cyanotic heart disease, including tetralogy of Fallot or transposition of the great. The surgical treatment of complex congenital malformations of the right heart is described and discussed with regard to the following heart diseases: tetralogy of Fallot (FT), transposition of the great arteries (TGA), tricuspid atresia (TA), single ventricle (SV).

A Not-So-New Treatment for Old Bones Surgery of the Heart and Great Vessels. in the problems presented by attempts to alleviate the abnormalities of the heart.

Injury to the Heart and Great Vessels. Part F: Surgical Management of Valvular Heart Disease. Valve Replacement Therapy: History, Valve Types and Options. Surgical Treatment of Aortic Valve Disease. Aortic Valve Repair.

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement. Surgical Treatment of the Mitral Valve. Surgical Management of Congenital Heart Disease I: Complex Transposition of Great Arteries Right and Left Ventricular Outflow Tract Obstruction Ebstein´s Anomaly A Video Manual Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed.

Edition. Anatomy Truncus arteriosus is a rare congenital heart defect in which a single great vessel arises from the heart, giving rise to the coronary, systemic and pulmonary arteries. This single vessel contains only one valve (truncal valve). The truncus arteriosus overlies a VSD that is almost always seen in conjunction with this defect.

There are. Permanent treatment involves heart surgery during which the great arteries are cut and stitched back to their correct position. This is called an arterial switch operation (ASO). Prior to the development of this surgery, a surgery called an atrial switch (or Mustard procedure or Senning procedure) was used.

We describe a case of congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries plus dextrocardia and normal anatomical abdominal viscera. Systemic (tricuspid) valve replacement was performed due to moderately severe valve regurgitation.

An unusual operative technique was. What about surgical treatment. Patients with transposition of the great arteries require surgery early in life to survive. Many infants undergo a procedure in the catheterization laboratory to “buy time” and delay the surgery until they can handle it better.

The procedure enlarges a naturally occurring connection between the right and left. This surgery connects the pulmonary artery and the inferior vena cava (vessel returning oxygen-poor blood from the lower part of the body to the heart), allowing the blood coming back from the lower body to go to the lungs.

Once this procedure is complete, oxygen-rich and oxygen-poor blood no longer mix in the heart.Permanent treatment requires a surgical procedure to switch the arteries to their proper places. This operation, called an arterial switch operation, is done within the first few weeks of life.

It is an open-heart procedure that requires a temporary stopping of the baby's heart while a heart-lung machine handles respiration and blood circulation.What about surgical treatment?

Patients with transposition of the great arteries require surgery early in life to survive. Many infants undergo a procedure in the catheterization laboratory to "buy time" and delay the surgery until they can handle it better. are at risk of developing heart rhythm abnormalities (arrhythmias).

These.