TAPVC | definition of TAPVC by Medical dictionary
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Abbreviation for total anomalous pulmonary venous connection. See: anomalous pulmonary venous connections, total or partial.
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A diagnosis of infracardiac type TAPVC was established, to confirm the diagnosis and to exclude the possibility of mixed type TAPVC, catheter-angiography was performed.
In the various reported studies, TAPVC was detected with an 85-100% sensitivity and 99-100% specificity (5).
There have only been one dozen cases worldwide and there has never been a case of a child having both TAPVC
and bronchial alveolar dysplasia.