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Complex Cardiac Malformation


Presentation

  • Abstract A case of trisomy 9 showing a complex cardiac malformation is presented with a review of other published cases.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • The anomalies are organized by anatomical system and presented in a consistent manner, including details of the clinical presentation, epidemiology, embryology, treatment and prevention for each anomaly.[books.google.de]
  • Presents the contributions of 70% new authors, from all over the world, in a consistent format to make referencing global perspectives quick and easy.[books.google.de]
  • We present a case with the pentalogy and profound cardiac malformations. Despite repeated life-threatening conditions, the boy survived to have his first operation at 5 months old.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Seite 207 - Pettenati MJ, Haines JL, Higgins RR, Wappner RS, Palmer CG, Weaver DD: Wiedemann-Beckwith syndrome: presentation of clinical and cytogenetic data on 22 cases and review of the literature. ‎[books.google.de]
Rigor
  • By condensing much of the information presented in the first volume of the previous edition, and exercising rigorous editorial control, Drs.[books.google.de]
Pathologist
  • All clinicians and scientists interested in birth defects, including pediatricians, geneticists, genetic counselors, obstetricians, and pediatric pathologists, will find this book to be an invaluable source of information.[books.google.de]
Overeating
  • Presents the contributions of 70% new authors, from all over the world, in a consistent format to make referencing global perspectives quick and easy.[books.google.de]
  • Over a decade has passed since the first edition of this book was published, and the revised edition fully incorporates the advances made in the field during the intervening years..[books.google.de]
  • With contributions from over 120 internationally-recognised specialists, all the material has been fully peer reviewed and approved by the ESC Education Committee, to ensure the highest level of accuracy and relevance.[books.google.de]
  • Abnormalities of the lymphatic system: congenital malformations are rare THERE MAY BE A DIFFUSE SWELLING of a portion of the body or an extremity due to dilatation of the primitive lymphatic channels More rarely, a diffuse cystic dilatation of channels over[discovery.lifemapsc.com]
  • The original repair may no longer be effective or the initial defect may have become worse over time. Scar tissue that developed around the original repair may also end up causing problems, such as heart arrhythmias.[healthline.com]

Treatment

  • Emphasizes the treatment of corrected congenital heart disease for coverage of the clinical management of cardiac problems in the adolescent and young adult.[books.google.de]
  • The anomalies are organized by anatomical system and presented in a consistent manner, including details of the clinical presentation, epidemiology, embryology, treatment and prevention for each anomaly.[books.google.de]
  • Surgical treatment does not always correct the anatomic lesion, and the methods available may only be palliative with the hope of improving oxygenation TETRALOGY OF FALLOT is a classic and common group of cardiac defects thought to result from underdevelopment[discovery.lifemapsc.com]
  • Children with minor heart defects may not need any treatment. But some babies have serious symptoms that need medical or surgical treatment within the first year of life.[kidshealth.org]
  • The treatment for a congenital heart defect depends on the type and severity of the defect. Some babies have mild heart defects that heal on their own with time. Others may have severe defects that require extensive treatment.[healthline.com]

Prognosis

  • It is of paramount importance to rule out associated anomalies which may complicate the overall prognosis, such as Down syndrome and DiGeorge syndrome. Courtesy of both Dr F. Cuillier and Dr L-A.[radiopaedia.org]
  • PMID: 11377109 Prognosis Pichiecchio A, Decio A, Di Perri C, Parazzini C, Rossi A, Signorini S Eur J Paediatr Neurol 2016 Jan;20(1):188-91. Epub 2015 Oct 9 doi: 10.1016/j.ejpn.2015.09.009.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Severity of mitral valve obstruction correlates with poor long-term prognosis.[heartviews.org]
  • Prognosis The prognosis for children with congenital heart disease has improved dramatically over the last few decades.[patient.info]
  • Pentalogy of Cantrell is uncommon, and its association with ectopia cordis indicates poor prognosis. Article Introduction The literature contains few reports of ectopia cordis (EC).[revespcardiol.org]

Etiology

  • Etiology Steinmetz M, Broder M, Hösch O, Lamata P, Kutty S, Kowallick JT, Staab W, Ritter CO, Hasenfuß G, Paul T, Lotz J, Schuster A Int J Cardiol 2018 Apr 15;257:54-61. Epub 2018 Feb 3 doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2017.11.097.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • This is an important evidence to the multiple types of genetic factors in the etiology of CCM.[scialert.net]
  • […] congenital heart disease. 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 , 5 The first case was reported by Neil Stenonis, who described a child with an open sternal line and protruding heart, liver and spleen. 2 In 1706, Haller and Martínez separately reported cases of EC. 6 , 7 The etiology[revespcardiol.org]

Epidemiology

  • The anomalies are organized by anatomical system and presented in a consistent manner, including details of the clinical presentation, epidemiology, embryology, treatment and prevention for each anomaly.[books.google.de]
  • Etiology of Congenital Cardiovascular Malformation: Epidemiology and Genetics. In: Moss and Adams Heart Disease in Infants Children and Adolescents, Allen, H., E. Cark, H. Gutgesell and D.[scialert.net]
  • Newborns with congenital heart diseases: Epidemiological data from a single reference center in Brazil. J Prenat Med. 2014;8:11-6. Rittler M, López-Camelo J, Castilla EE.[revistabiomedica.org]
  • Epidemiology The reported total birth prevalence of congenital heart disease in Europe is 8.2 per thousand live births which is higher than reported birth prevalence in the USA (6.9 per thousand live births).[patient.info]
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Pathophysiology

  • […] edition is the must-have must-read resource for everyone currently working in the field. 38 chapters guide the reader from the clinical presentation of the patient and initial investigations, through to comprehensive descriptions of disease processes and pathophysiological[books.google.de]
  • Classification Classification into five groups based on pathophysiology has been suggested as it would be helpful in planning management [ 1 ] .[patient.info]
  • Summary of Cyanotic Congenital Heart Defects Here, we present a brief summary of the pathophysiology of common congenital heart defects.[learn.pediatrics.ubc.ca]

Prevention

  • The anomalies are organized by anatomical system and presented in a consistent manner, including details of the clinical presentation, epidemiology, embryology, treatment and prevention for each anomaly.[books.google.de]
  • Prevention of neural tube defects: results of the Medical Research Council Vitamin Study. ‎ Seite 332 - Crane JP, LeFevre ML, Winborn RC, et al.[books.google.de]
  • Children with Heart Conditions Have Special Healthcare Needs A study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) found that 1 in 77 U.S. children reportedly had a current heart condition in 2016.[cdc.gov]
  • Some can also be used to prevent blood clots from forming or to control an irregular heartbeat.[healthline.com]
  • Prevention Although many forms of congenital heart disease are not currently preventable, the avoidance of known risk factors such as drugs and alcohol during pregnancy will help to reduce the risk.[patient.info]

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