Congenital mitral regurgitation caused by a perforation in the anterior leaflet: perioperative evaluation by color-coded Doppler echocardiography.


:Color-coded two-dimensional (2D) echocardiography confirmed the presence of severe congenital mitral regurgitation in an 8-month-old infant. Intraoperative inspection revealed an isolated perforation in the anterior leaflet.


Pediatr Cardiol


Pediatric cardiology


Schranz D,Oelert H,Iversen S,Schuind A,Huth R,Jüngst BK,Stopfkuchen H,Erbel R




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1990-04-01 00:00:00












  • Respiratory Testing and Hospital Outcomes in Asymptomatic Infants Undergoing Heart Surgery.

    abstract::Respiratory viral infections in infants undergoing congenital heart surgery lead to prolonged intubation time, hospital (HLOS) and cardiac intensive care unit length of stay (CICU LOS). The objective of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of respiratory viruses using molecular testing in otherwise healthy infant...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Delgado-Corcoran C,Blaschke AJ,Ou Z,Presson AP,Burch PT,Pribble CG,Menon SC

    更新日期:2019-02-01 00:00:00

  • Malalignment of the septum primum with abnormally positioned left atrial appendage: unusual combination in a Shone's heart.

    abstract::This case discusses a Shone's variant with small left ventricle and mitral valve, bicuspid aortic valve, coarctation of the aorta, an unusual arrangement of atrial appendages, and partially anomalous pulmonary venous drainage due to a deviated atrial septum. The left atrial appendage could be directly entered from the...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Kurio GH,Gulati R,Bichell DP,Perry JC

    更新日期:2006-09-01 00:00:00

  • Recurrent congenital left atrial aneurysm in a newborn.

    abstract::Recurrent congenital left atrial aneurysm presenting in a newborn as cardiac tamponade is described. Such a presentation has not been previously reported. ...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Mansour E,Aldousany A,Arce O,Subramanian S,Ashraf MH

    更新日期:1998-03-01 00:00:00

  • Research in congenital heart disease: a comparative bibliometric analysis between developing and developed countries.

    abstract::Congenital heart disease (CHD) is the most common congenital anomaly, affecting 1 % of live births. The field of pediatric cardiology has witnessed major advances over the past 25 years triggered by research initiatives focusing on CHD. However, large disparities exist in research capabilities between Arab developing ...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Farhat T,Abdul-Sater Z,Obeid M,Arabi M,Diab K,Masri S,Al Haless Z,Nemer G,Bitar F

    更新日期:2013-02-01 00:00:00

  • Through Tricuspid Closure for Doubly Committed Subarterial Ventricular Septal Defect with Right Vertical Subaxillary Mini-incision: A Matched-Pair Analysis.

    abstract::To evaluate the feasibility and efficacy of the right subaxillary vertical mini-incision (RAVI) used for the closure of doubly committed subarterial ventricular septal defect (SAVSD) through tricuspid approach only. From June 2015 to September 2016, 32 SAVSD patients (mean age 2.4 ± 1.9 years, range 0.7-8 years) under...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Liu R,Rui L,Zhang B,Lin Y,Li S,Hua Z

    更新日期:2019-08-01 00:00:00

  • Fetal echocardiography: new grounds to explore during fetal cardiac intervention.

    abstract::Over the past decade, revolutionary advances in ultrasound imaging technology have allowed the study of the evolution of congenital heart disease during fetal life. The frustration arising from watching the prenatal progression of severe semilunar valve obstructions and therapy-refractory fetal arrhythmias has prompte...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Kohl T

    更新日期:2002-05-01 00:00:00

  • Study on Maternal SNPs of MTHFR Gene and HCY Level Related to Congenital Heart Diseases.

    abstract::The aim of this study is to evaluate the relationship between maternal single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) of methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) gene with plasma homocysteine (HCY) level and offspring congenital heart diseases (CHDs). 338 mothers with offspring CHDs as case group and 306 mothers of normal ...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Shi H,Yang S,Lin N,Huang P,Yu R,Chen M,Wang L,Jiang Z,Sun X

    更新日期:2020-11-21 00:00:00

  • Unusual differential diagnosis of common arterial trunk.

    abstract::Common arterial trunk is relatively a straightforward diagnosis on echocardiography. We describe a neonate who was referred to our centre as a case of common arterial trunk but on evaluation was found to have pulmonary atresia with ventricular septal defect and aortopulmonary window, for which he underwent repair with...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Shah S,Kavya,Saraf R,Rao S

    更新日期:2012-10-01 00:00:00

  • Surgical Timing and Outcomes of Unilateral Versus Bilateral Superior Cavopulmonary Anastomosis: An Analysis of Pediatric Heart Network Public Databases.

    abstract::Requiring bilateral superior cavopulmonary anastomosis (bSCPA) instead of unilateral superior cavopulmonary anastomosis (uSCPA) could influence surgical timing and outcomes. We compared surgical timing and outcomes for patients who underwent uSCPA to those who underwent bSCPA through use of the Pediatric Heart Network...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Shuler JM,Statile C,Heydarian H,Lehenbauer DG,Hill GD

    更新日期:2021-01-08 00:00:00

  • Use of the myocardial performance index to assess right ventricular function in infants with pulmonary hypertension.

    abstract:BACKGROUND:This study aimed to measure and compare right ventricular (RV) function in normal infants and those with pulmonary hypertension (PHT) using the myocardial performance index (RVMPI) and to investigate the relationship between RV function and pulmonary artery pressure. METHODS:A case-control study measured RV...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Patel N,Mills JF,Cheung MM

    更新日期:2009-02-01 00:00:00

  • Active surveillance of sudden cardiac death in young athletes by periodic Internet searches.

    abstract::The authors hypothesized that prospective, systematic Internet searches could identify occurrences of sudden cardiac death (SCD) in athletes and would be useful for establishing a system of active surveillance. Weekly advanced Google searches of the Internet were conducted for cases of SCD in young athletes during a 1...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Choi K,Pan YP,Pock M,Chang RK

    更新日期:2013-01-01 00:00:00

  • Prevalence of Coronary Artery Disease Risk Factors and Metabolic Syndrome in Children with Heart Disease.

    abstract::Children with acquired and congenital heart disease (CHD) are increasingly surviving to adulthood. Our aim was to determine the prevalence of coronary artery disease (CAD) risk factors in children at known risk for early CAD or with severe CHD. We recruited children (8-19 years) at risk for early CAD-Kawasaki disease ...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Ware AL,Young PC,Weng C,Presson AP,Minich LL,Menon SC

    更新日期:2018-02-01 00:00:00

  • Mechanism of cardioprotection: what can we learn from females?

    abstract::This review examines the mechanism of estrogen signaling in cardiomyocytes, with an emphasis on mechanisms that might be important in cardioprotection. It investigates estrogen signaling mediated by the nuclear estrogen receptors alpha and beta and the G-protein-coupled receptor (GPR 30/GPER). Estrogen signaling via n...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Murphy E,Lagranha C,Deschamps A,Kohr M,Nguyen T,Wong R,Sun J,Steenbergen C

    更新日期:2011-03-01 00:00:00

  • Primary Draining Vein Stenting for Obstructive Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Connection in Neonates with Right Atrial Isomerism and Functional Single Ventricle Improves Outcome.

    abstract::For neonates with right atrial isomerism (RAI), functional single ventricle (f-SV), and obstructive total anomalous pulmonary venous connection (TAPVC), primary TAPVC repair (TAPVCR) has a poor outcome. At our hospital, the survival rate at 1 year of such neonates undergoing primary TAPVCR between 1999 and 2010 (TAPVC...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章,收录出版


    authors: Kitano M,Hoashi T,Kakuta T,Fujimoto K,Miyake A,Kurosaki KI,Ichikawa H,Shiraishi I

    更新日期:2018-10-01 00:00:00

  • Prenatally Diagnosed Ventricular Inversion, Restrictive Ventricular Septal Defect, Pulmonary Stenosis, Hypertensive Left Ventricle and Double Outlet Right Ventricle: Case Report and Literature Review.

    abstract::We herein describe, for the first time, the fetal presentation of a case of ventricular inversion, restrictive ventricular septal defect, pulmonary stenosis, hypertensive left ventricle and double outlet right ventricle at 34 weeks of gestational age. Postnatal echocardiography confirmed the prenatal diagnosis. The pa...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: El-Asmar JM,Degheili JA,Al-Halabi E,Sklansky M

    更新日期:2019-01-01 00:00:00

  • Vascular histopathologic reaction to pulmonary artery banding in an in vivo growing porcine model.

    abstract::Pulmonary artery banding (PAB) is used as a surgical palliation to reduce excessive pulmonary blood flow caused by congenital heart defects. Due to the lack of microscopic studies dealing with the tissue remodeling caused by contemporary PAB materials, this study aimed to assess histologic changes associated with PAB ...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Nedorost L,Uemura H,Furck A,Saeed I,Slavik Z,Kobr J,Tonar Z

    更新日期:2013-10-01 00:00:00

  • Myocardial blood flow and coronary flow reserve in children with "normal" epicardial coronary arteries after the onset of Kawasaki disease assessed by positron emission tomography.

    abstract::Myocardial blood flow (MBF) was investigated in children (14.2 +/- 5.01 years) with "resolved" coronary involvement after the onset of Kawasaki disease and angiographically normal epicardial coronary arteries. Ten asymptomatic children with a history of Kawasaki disease had electrocardiography, echocardiography, and p...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Hauser M,Bengel F,Kuehn A,Nekolla S,Kaemmerer H,Schwaiger M,Hess J

    更新日期:2004-03-01 00:00:00

  • Incidence of Echocardiographic Abnormalities Following Pediatric SVT Ablation: Comparison of Cases Utilizing Fluoroscopy Alone to Cases with Adjunctive 3D Electroanatomic Mapping.

    abstract::There are few data on the incidence of echocardiographic (echo) abnormalities following catheter ablation in children in the era of 3D mapping. Wide practice variation exists regarding routine post-ablation echo. We hypothesized a low incidence of clinically significant echo abnormalities following SVT ablation in oth...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Gartenberg AJ,Pass RH,Ceresnak S,Nappo L,Janson CM

    更新日期:2019-03-01 00:00:00

  • Balloon dilation and surgical valvotomy comparison in non-critical congenital aortic valve stenosis.

    abstract::Percutaneous balloon aortic valvoplasty (BAV) and surgical aortic valvotomy (SAV) are palliative procedures in patients with non-critical congenital valve stenosis. The aim of the study was to evaluate long-term BAV and SAV results after up to 24 years of follow-up. From 1987 to 2013, 74 consecutive interventions were...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Prijic SM,Vukomanovic VA,Stajevic MS,Bjelakovic BB,Zdravkovic MD,Sehic IN,Kosutic JLj

    更新日期:2015-03-01 00:00:00

  • Myopericarditis associated with varicella zoster virus infection.

    abstract::Acute myopericarditis is a major cause of acquired heart disease worldwide in pediatric patients. Various viruses have been reported as the etiology, of which varicella zoster virus was first reported in 1953. However, since nationwide administration of the varicella vaccine, reports of varicella-associated myopericar...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Kao KL,Yeh SJ,Chen CC

    更新日期:2010-07-01 00:00:00

  • The influence of different surgical approaches on arterial rigidity in children after aortic coarctation repair.

    abstract::Complications, such as recoarctation or secondary hypertension, probably related to the loss of arterial elasticity, frequently occur after aortic coarctation surgery. This study aimed to investigate arterial compliance as evaluated by automated recording of the QKd interval in patients who underwent repair of coarcta...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Bassareo PP,Marras AR,Manai ME,Mercuro G

    更新日期:2009-05-01 00:00:00

  • Percutaneous device closure of a bifurcated inferior vena cava and completion of the Kawashima procedure for the "difficult" univentricular heart.

    abstract::Azygos continuation of inferior venacava (IVC) is well known in association with interrupted IVC. We report azygos connection of uninterrupted IVC in a young child with complex univentricular heart. This peculiar anatomy was made suitable for univentricular repair by combining percutaneous device closure of prehepatic...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Chaudhuri M,Shivanna D,Jayranganath M,Chandra S

    更新日期:2011-01-01 00:00:00

  • Tricuspid atresia with progressive ductal restriction in a fetus.

    abstract::We report a unique case of tricuspid and pulmonary atresia with idiopathic progressive ductus arteriosus restriction in utero. Diligent predelivery planning and a controlled delivery environment led to a favorable outcome. ...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Lowenthal A,Lal A,Selamet Tierney ES,Tacy TA

    更新日期:2013-08-01 00:00:00

  • Test characteristics of a level I or II fetal ultrasound in detecting structural heart disease.

    abstract::At the University of California Davis Medical Center, a screening fetal ultrasound examination (level I or II) incorporates a comprehensive segmental evaluation of the fetal heart. This study evaluated the reliability of the fetal ultrasound exam in the detection of abnormal heart anatomy. Our retrospective study revi...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Skeels M,Taylor D,Park J,Parrish M,Choy M

    更新日期:2002-11-01 00:00:00

  • Heart rate variability in children with exercise-induced idiopathic ventricular arrhythmias.

    abstract::Ventricular arrhythmias (VAs) are common pediatric rhythm disorders requiring comprehensive laboratory evaluation. Although usually idiopathic, implying a benign character and favorable prognosis, the initial clinical approach is still not established in all cases. Considering their prognostic significance, exercise-i...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Bjelakovic B,Ilic S,Chouliaras K,Milovanovic B,Vukomanovic V,Bojic T,Bjelakovic L,Zaharov T

    更新日期:2010-02-01 00:00:00

  • Coronary arterial lesions of Kawasaki disease: cardiac catheterization findings of 1100 cases.

    abstract::In our institute, 1100 patients with a history of Kawasaki disease have been catheterized for selective coronary arteriography. Their age at examination ranged from four months to 13 years. Coronary artery lesions (CAL) were found in 262 patients. As far as the type of the CAL was concerned, occlusion was noted in 20 ...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Suzuki A,Kamiya T,Kuwahara N,Ono Y,Kohata T,Takahashi O,Kimura K,Takamiya M

    更新日期:1986-01-01 00:00:00

  • Increased α1-antitrypsin levels in acute-phase Kawasaki disease as shown by SELDI-TOF MS analysis.

    abstract::Various agents have been suggested as causal or associated factors in the pathogenesis of Kawasaki disease (KD); however, the underlying factors of KD remain unknown. Plasma exchange is one of the most effective treatments for the acute phase of KD. This indicates that plasma may contain factors associated with the pa...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Kanai T,Shiraishi H,Uehara R,Ito T,Momoi MY

    更新日期:2012-12-01 00:00:00

  • Acute mitral regurgitation due to chordal rupture in a patient with neonatal Marfan syndrome caused by a deletion in exon 29 of the FBN1 gene.

    abstract::The neonatal Marfan syndrome is an autosomal dominantly inherited disease with an extremely poor prognosis. This report gives a clinical and echocardiographic description of an infant with a mutation in exon 29 of the fibrillin-1 gene (FBN1), a region in which this severe form of Marfan syndrome seems to cluster. The ...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Weidenbach M,Brenner R,Rantamäki T,Redel DA

    更新日期:1999-09-01 00:00:00

  • Dual atrioventricular nodal non-reentrant tachycardia in a child undergoing repair of ventricular septal defect.

    abstract::Paroxysmal non-reentrant supraventricular tachycardia due to double ventricular response through antegrade dual atrioventricular nodal pathways by a single atrial excitation has been reported in limited adult cases but not in pediatric patients with structurally normal hearts or with congenital heart defects. We repor...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Takahashi K,Nakayashiro M,Ganaha H

    更新日期:2013-03-01 00:00:00

  • Myocardial Oxidative Stress in Infants Undergoing Cardiac Surgery.

    abstract::Cardiac surgery for congenital heart disease often necessitates a period of myocardial ischemia during cardiopulmonary bypass and cardioplegic arrest, followed by reperfusion after aortic cross-clamp removal. In experimental models, myocardial ischemia-reperfusion is associated with significant oxidative stress and ve...

    journal_title:Pediatric cardiology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Sznycer-Taub N,Mackie S,Peng YW,Donohue J,Yu S,Aiyagari R,Charpie J

    更新日期:2016-04-01 00:00:00