Transcatheter intervention in a child with scimitar syndrome
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Case report
A one-year-old, 9.5-kg male was admitted to our hospital (Guangzhou Women and Children Medical Centre, China) with tachypnoea. He had a history of recurrent pneumonia, sweating and growth retardation.

On admission, a physical examination revealed grade II/VI systolic murmur at the left sternal border. Moreover, cardiac dextroposition and a radiopaque right hemithorax were confirmed on a chest X-ray examination. Echocardiography showed an enlarged right cardiac chamber, partially anomalous pulmonary venous drainage, an 8-mm secundum atrial septal defect (ASD). The systolic pulmonary arterial pressure was 63 mmHg, calculated from tricuspid regurgitation velocity.....

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5101502/#!po=43.7500
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