Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome: Diagnosis and Management

Hosp Med. 2002 Jan;63(1):24-7. doi: 10.12968/hosp.2002.63.1.1721.

Abstract

The prognosis of hypoplastic left heart syndrome has improved dramatically in recent years with advances in reconstructive surgery. Many cases are now diagnosed antenatally, allowing parents time to make informed decisions about treatment options.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Forecasting
  • Humans
  • Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome* / diagnosis
  • Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome* / genetics
  • Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome* / therapy
  • Prognosis
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedures