TAPVC


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TAPVC

Abbreviation for total anomalous pulmonary venous connection. See: anomalous pulmonary venous connections, total or partial.
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We administrated inhaled NO and oxygen in a patient with asplenia, single right ventricle, TAPVC, and right lower PVO after Fontan procedure and noted the changes in her hemodynamic parameters.
In conclusion, we found evidence of an abnormality of the pulmonary vein following the administration of inhaled NO and oxygen in an asymptomatic patient with asplenia, single right ventricle, TAPVC, and right lower PVO after Fontan procedure.
There have only been a dozen cases worldwide and there has never been a case of a child having both TAPVC and bronchial alveolar dysplasia.
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).
Georgina was diagnosed with total anomalous pulmonary venous connection (TAPVC), which means the veins that bring blood from the lungs back to the heart are connected to the wrong side of the heart.
Anomalies associated with TA are Right aortic arch, Truncal valve abnormality coronary artery anomaly atresia of Right or left pulmonary artery, Atresia of ductus arteriosus, single ventricle, TAPVC, subclavian artery and SVC abnormality.
Doctors immediately discovered she had the rare heart condition total anomalous pulmonary venous connection (TAPVC), which means the veins that bring blood from the lungs back to the heart are connected to the wrong side of the organ.
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.