Late Heart Transplantation in Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome With Intact Atrial Septum

Academic Article


  • This case report describes 2 patients born with hypoplastic left heart syndrome and an intact atrial septum who underwent a strategy of immediate extracorporeal membrane oxygenation and left atrial decompression followed by hybrid Norwood palliation as a bridge to further palliation. Heart transplantation was ultimately performed in these 2 patients with persisting pulmonary vascular resistance abnormalities.
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    Author List

  • Carlo WF; Collins JL; Pearce FB; Dabal RJ; Alten JA
  • Start Page

  • e135
  • End Page

  • e137
  • Volume

  • 112
  • Issue

  • 2