Crisscross heart | definition of crisscross heart by Medical dictionary
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an anomaly in which the ventricular relationships are not as expected for the given atrioventricular connection.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012A rare cardiac malformation in which each ventricle has a position contralateral to its corresponding atrium, and is characterised by a horizontal interventricular septum, with complex cardiac plumbing; 1/3 have AV discordance
Treatment Palliative surgery
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connection not included above (i.e., crisscross heart
, isomerism, heterotaxy syndromes, ventricular inversion),