Transcatheter balloon dilatation of cor triatriatum dexter with percutaneous atrial septal defect closure

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  • Cor triatriatum dexter is an extremely rare congenital heart defect and cause of hypoxia in adults. We describe a case of cor triatriatum dexter discovered incidentally due to an iatrogenic atrial septal defect. The cor triatriatum dexter resolved with balloon dilation - a novel technique to manage this rare clinical condition.
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  • Hasnie UA; Prejean SP; Ahmed AN; Ahmed MI; Law MA
  • Start Page

  • 68
  • End Page

  • 71
  • Volume

  • 25
  • Issue

  • 2