An unusual manifestation of left partial anomalous pulmonary venous connection

Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2010 Dec;11(6):846-7. doi: 10.1510/icvts.2009.231100. Epub 2010 Aug 30.

Abstract

A 68-year-old male patient had aortic valve replacement for aortic valve endocarditis. The central line (left) position looked abnormal on chest X-ray. Contrast studies confirmed left sided partial anomalous pulmonary venous connection.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Aortic Valve / diagnostic imaging
  • Aortic Valve / microbiology
  • Aortic Valve / surgery*
  • Catheterization, Central Venous*
  • Contrast Media
  • Endocarditis / diagnostic imaging
  • Endocarditis / microbiology
  • Endocarditis / surgery*
  • Heart Valve Prosthesis Implantation*
  • Humans
  • Incidental Findings
  • Male
  • Predictive Value of Tests
  • Scimitar Syndrome / diagnostic imaging
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed*

Substances

  • Contrast Media