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Case report
Congenital disorders of the cardiovascular system and their complications in a 21-year-old woman with Turner syndrome – a case report

Roman Załuska, Jacek Kazłowski, Anna Gumkowska, Witold Pikto-Pietkiewicz
Kardiol Pol 2008;66(1):63-66.

open access

Vol 66, No 1 (2008)
Other
Published online: 2008-02-04
Submitted: 2012-12-28

Abstract

A 21-year-old woman with Turner syndrome was admitted to hospital because of progressive heart failure. Echocardiography revealed a bicuspid aortic valve with one cusp ruptured due to infective endocarditis and anomalous pulmonary venous drainage. The patient underwent successful aortic valve replacement.

Abstract

A 21-year-old woman with Turner syndrome was admitted to hospital because of progressive heart failure. Echocardiography revealed a bicuspid aortic valve with one cusp ruptured due to infective endocarditis and anomalous pulmonary venous drainage. The patient underwent successful aortic valve replacement.
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Keywords

Turner syndrome; anomalous pulmonary venous drainage; bicuspid aortic valve

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Title


Case report
Congenital disorders of the cardiovascular system and their complications in a 21-year-old woman with Turner syndrome – a case report

Journal

Kardiologia Polska (Polish Heart Journal)

Issue

Vol 66, No 1 (2008)

Pages

63-66

Published online

2008-02-04

Bibliographic record

Kardiol Pol 2008;66(1):63-66.

Keywords

Turner syndrome
anomalous pulmonary venous drainage
bicuspid aortic valve

Authors

Roman Załuska
Jacek Kazłowski
Anna Gumkowska
Witold Pikto-Pietkiewicz

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