Traumatic Gerbode ventricular septal defect and third-degree heart block

Cardiol Young. 2017 Mar;27(2):404-406. doi: 10.1017/S1047951116001359. Epub 2016 Sep 19.

Abstract

We present an interesting and rare case of traumatic Gerbode ventricular septal defect and complete heart block. The multimodality images illustrate the diagnosis well. This case is an excellent demonstration of the diagnostic utility of multimodality imaging.

Keywords: CHD; Echocardiography; cardiovascular surgery; pacemaker.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Video-Audio Media

MeSH terms

  • Atrioventricular Block / diagnosis*
  • Atrioventricular Block / etiology
  • Cardiac Surgical Procedures / methods*
  • Echocardiography, Doppler, Color
  • Echocardiography, Three-Dimensional
  • Echocardiography, Transesophageal
  • Electrocardiography*
  • Heart Septal Defects, Ventricular / diagnosis*
  • Heart Septal Defects, Ventricular / etiology
  • Heart Septal Defects, Ventricular / surgery
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Thoracic Injuries / complications*
  • Thoracic Injuries / diagnosis
  • Young Adult