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Use of Lifetech™ Konar-MF, a device for both perimembranous and muscular ventricular septal defects: A multicentre study.

Ibrahim Cansaran Tanidir, Osman Baspinar, Murat Saygi, Mehmet Kervancioglu, Alper Guzeltas, Ender Odemis,

BACKGROUND:The objective of this study was to evaluate the safety and efficacy of transcatheter closure of ventricular septal defects (VSD) using the LifeTech™ multifunctional occluder device (MF-Konar). METHODS:Clinical features and demographic characteristics and follow-up findings were evaluated retrospectively from three centers. RESULTS:MF-Konar was used in 98 patients. The median age ... Read more >>

Int. J. Cardiol. (International journal of cardiology)
[2020, :]

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Transcatheter Closure of Perimembranous Ventricular Septal Defects Using Different Generations of Amplatzer Devices: Multicenter Experience.

Roberto Mijangos-Vázquez, Amal El-Sisi, Juan P Sandoval Jones, José A García-Montes, Rogelio Hernández-Reyes, Rodina Sobhy, Antoine Abdelmassih, Mohammed M Soliman, Safaa Ali, Tatiana Molina-Sánchez, Carlos Zabal,

Objectives:To demonstrate safety and efficacy of using different generations of softer Amplatzer™ devices for ventricular septal defect (VSD) closure to avoid serious complications at follow-up. Background:Transcatheter closure of perimembranous ventricular septal defects (PmVSD) is a well-established procedure; however, it is associated with unacceptable incidence of complete heart block. Great advantages ... Read more >>

J Interv Cardiol (Journal of Interventional Cardiology)
[2020, 2020:8948249]

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Does ascending aorta size affect Norwood outcomes in hypoplastic left heart with aortic atresia?

Horacio G Carvajal, Matthew W Canter, Aaron M Abarbanell, Pirooz Eghtesady,

BACKGROUND:Conflicting data exists regarding the impact of ascending aorta size on outcomes following the Norwood procedure. Results from multi-institutional studies have largely relied on heterogeneous populations undergoing this surgery for different anatomic defects. Using data from the Single Ventricle Reconstruction Trial, we analyzed the impact of preoperative ascending aortic diameter ... Read more >>

Ann. Thorac. Surg. (The Annals of thoracic surgery)
[2020, :]

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Prenatal Diagnosis of Aorto-Left Ventricular Tunnel With Dysplastic Bicuspid Aortic Valve: From Fetal Cardiac Failure to Favorable Outcome.

Ba Luu Truong, Anne Moreau De Bellaing, Emmanuelle Vialle, Ayman Haydar, Pascal Vouhe, Pierre Simon Jouk, Gerard Blaysat,

Aorto-left ventricular tunnel (ALVT) is a rare congenital heart defect. Surgery has to be performed early to avoid life-threatening complications. Prenatal diagnosis of this defect is challenging. We report a case of ALVT diagnosed in a fetus showing premature severe cardiac failure at 24 GA. The new born was operated ... Read more >>

Front Pediatr (Frontiers in Pediatrics)
[2020, 8:69]

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Procedural, pregnancy, and short-term outcomes after fetal aortic valvuloplasty.

Neil D Patel, Stephen Nageotte, Frank F Ing, Aimee K Armstrong, Ramen Chmait, Jon A Detterich, Alberto Galindo, Helena Gardiner, Sofia Grinenco, Ulrike Herberg, Edgar Jaeggi, Shaine A Morris, Dick Oepkes, John M Simpson, Anita Moon-Grady, Jay D Pruetz,

OBJECTIVES:We aimed to evaluate the effect of technical aspects of fetal aortic valvuloplasty (FAV) on procedural risks and pregnancy outcomes. BACKGROUND:FAV is performed in cases of severe mid-gestation aortic stenosis with the goal of preventing hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS). METHODS:The International Fetal Cardiac Intervention Registry was queried for fetuses ... Read more >>

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv (Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions)
[2020, :]

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Predictors of Bicuspid Aortic Valve-Associated Aortopathy in Childhood: A Report From the MIBAVA Consortium.

Michael Grattan, Andrea Prince, Rawan Ruman, Conall Morgan, Michele Petrovic, Amanda Hauck, Luciana Young, Anders Franco-Cereceda, Bart Loeys, Salah A Mohamed, Harry Dietz, Seema Mital, Chun-Po Steve Fan, Cedric Manlhiot, Gregor Andelfinger, Luc Mertens,

BACKGROUND:Bicuspid aortic valve (BAV) is the most prevalent congenital heart defect affecting 1% to 2% of the population. It is associated with ascending aorta dilatation. Valve morphology, aortic stenosis (AS), and aortic insufficiency (AI) have been proposed as potential risk factors; however, evaluating their role is difficult, as these factors ... Read more >>

Circ Cardiovasc Imaging (Circulation. Cardiovascular imaging)
[2020, 13(3):e009717]

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Therapeutic inhibition of microRNA-34a ameliorates aortic valve calcification via modulation of Notch1-Runx2 signalling.

Taku Toshima, Tetsu Watanabe, Taro Narumi, Yoichiro Otaki, Tetsuro Shishido, Tomonori Aono, Jun Goto, Ken Watanabe, Takayuki Sugai, Tetsuya Takahashi, Miyuki Yokoyama, Daisuke Kinoshita, Harutoshi Tamura, Shigehiko Kato, Satoshi Nishiyama, Takanori Arimoto, Hiroki Takahashi, Takuya Miyamoto, Mitsuaki Sadahiro, Masafumi Watanabe,

AIMS:Calcific aortic valve stenosis (CAVS) is the most common valvular heart disease and is increased with elderly population. However, effective drug therapy has not been established yet. This study aimed to investigate the role of microRNAs (miRs) in the development of CAVS. METHODS AND RESULTS:We measured the expression of 10 ... Read more >>

Cardiovasc. Res. (Cardiovascular research)
[2020, 116(5):983-994]

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Cardiac Valvular Lesions due to Kawasaki Disease: A Japanese Nationwide Survey.

Etsuko Tsuda, Mayumi Yashiro, Yosikazu Nakamura,

OBJECTIVES:To clarify the characteristics of valvular lesions after Kawasaki disease with a Japanese nationwide survey. STUDY DESIGN:Among 137 026 patients in the nationwide Japanese surveys between 2007 and 2016, 290 (0.2%) with valvular sequelae were investigated by questionnaires. RESULTS:Among the 290 patients with valvular sequelae, mitral regurgitation (MR), tricuspid regurgitation, aortic ... Read more >>

J. Pediatr. (The Journal of pediatrics)
[2020, 218:78-84.e2]

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Long-Term Risk Factors for Dilatation of the Proximal Aorta in a Large Cohort of Children With Bicuspid Aortic Valve.

Samuel Blais, Léamarie Meloche-Dumas, Anne Fournier, Frederic Dallaire, Nagib Dahdah,

BACKGROUND:Patients with bicuspid aortic valve (BAV) have a higher risk of developing aortic valve dysfunction and progressive proximal aorta dilatation, which can lead to aortic dissection. To this day, identification of children at risk of developing severe aortic dilatation during their pediatric follow-up is still challenging because most studies were ... Read more >>

Circ Cardiovasc Imaging (Circulation. Cardiovascular imaging)
[2020, 13(3):e009675]

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Early and late outcomes of surgical repair of double-chambered right ventricle: a single-centre experience.

Murat Surucu, İlkay Erdoğan, Birgül Varan, Murat Özkan, N Kürşad Tokel, Sait Aşlamacı,

OBJECTIVE:Double-chambered right ventricle is characterised by division of the outlet portion of the right ventricle by hypertrophy of the septoparietal trabeculations into two parts. We aim to report our experiences regarding the presenting symptoms of double-chambered right ventricle, long-term prognosis, including the recurrence rate and incidence of arrhythmias after surgery. ... Read more >>

Cardiol Young (Cardiology in the young)
[2020, 30(3):409-412]

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Homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia with severe involvement of the aortic valve-A sibling-controlled case study on the efficacy of lipoprotein apheresis.

Matthias Galiano, Johanna Hammersen, Katja Sauerstein, Holger Blessing, Petra Rümmele, Ariawan Purbojo, Martin Schöber, Julia Moosmann, Gunter Raffelsbauer, Andreas Heibges, Reinhard Klingel,

BACKGROUND:Homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (hoFH) can cause severe atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) in early infancy. Diagnosis and initiation of effective lipid-lowering therapy (LLT) are recommended as early as possible to prevent ASCVD-related morbidity and mortality. METHODS:The clinical courses of a pair of siblings with an identical hoFH genotype, who exhibited major ... Read more >>

J Clin Apher (Journal of clinical apheresis)
[2020, :]

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Short- and intermediate-term results of balloon aortic valvuloplasty and surgical aortic valvotomy in neonates.

Nicholas B Zaban, Jeremy L Herrmann, Mark H Hoyer, John W Brown, Ryan D Alexy,

BACKGROUND:Balloon aortic valvuloplasty and open surgical valvotomy are procedures to treat neonatal aortic stenosis, and there is controversy as to which method has superior outcomes. METHODS:We reviewed the records of patients at our institution since 2000 who had a balloon aortic valvuloplasty or surgical valvotomy via an open commissurotomy prior ... Read more >>

Cardiol Young (Cardiology in the young)
[2020, :1-4]

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Pediatric-onset systemic lupus erythematosus with coronary artery dilation: A case report.

Hui Zhang, Lijuan Zhang, Nan Guo,

INTRODUCTION:Though pediatric-onset systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is at high risk of coronary artery involvement, coronary artery dilation appears to be a rare characteristic of pediatric-onset SLE. In this article, we described 1 pediatric-onset SLE patient with coronary artery dilation at the diagnosis of SLE, in order to better diagnose and ... Read more >>

Medicine (Baltimore) (Medicine)
[2020, 99(5):e18946]

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A Rare Case of Neonatal Cardiac Ischemia due to Intermittent Aortic Insufficiency.

Naoki Masaki, Takehiko Onoki, Akira Ozawa, Takashi Tanaka, Chika Kikuchi, Taku Koizumi, Satoshi Matsuo, Sai Sadahiro,

We report a case of a 23-day-old girl who presented with repeated life-threatening myocardial ischemia from intermittent aortic insufficiency due to fixation of the left coronary cusp against the aortic wall. The patient underwent aortic valve repair with partial commissuroplasty of the left-right and left-non commissures. Following the surgical intervention, ... Read more >>

Ann. Thorac. Surg. (The Annals of thoracic surgery)
[2020, :]

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Surgical Management of Aorto-Ventricular Tunnel. A Multicenter Study.

Eleftherios M Protopapas, Robert H Anderson, Carl L Backer, José Fragata, Nicolas Hakim, Vladimiro L Vida, George E Sarris, , David J Barron, Håkan Berggren, Mark G Hazekamp, Vladimir Ilyin, Oleg J Kornoukhov, Martin Kostolny, Stojan Lazarov, Mauro Lo Rito, Michael C Monge, Yaroslav Mykychak, Matej Nosal, René Prêtre, Anastasios C Polimenakos, Vladimir Sojak, Giovanni Stellin, Altin Veshti, Illya Yemets,

Aorto-ventricular tunnel (AoVT), a rare congenital anomaly, is a channel originating in the ascending aorta just above the sinotubular junction and leading to the cavity of the left ventricle (AoLVT), or, rarely, the right (AoRVT). This study reviews our collective 30-year experience with the surgical treatment of AoVT. Data were ... Read more >>

Semin. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg. (Seminars in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery)
[2020, :]

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Mid-term Outcomes of the Supported Ross Procedure in Children, Teenagers, and Young Adults.

Kyle W Riggs, Durham B Colohan, Daniel R Beacher, Tarek Alsaied, Shannon Powell, Ryan A Moore, Salil Ginde, James S Tweddell,

The Ross procedure in children, teenagers, and young adults, especially among those with a bicuspid aortic valve with aortic regurgitation, has been associated with neoaortic root dilatation and recurrence of aortic regurgitation. We have shown that at intermediate follow-up, patients who underwent a supported Ross technique were less likely to ... Read more >>

Semin. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg. (Seminars in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery)
[2019, :]

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MANAGEMENT OF ACUTE RESPIRATORY DISTRESS SYNDROME IN A CHILD WITH ADENOVIRUS PNEUMONIA: CASE REPORT AND LITERATURE REVIEW.

Felipe Rezende Caino de Oliveira, Krisna de Medeiros Macias, Patricia Andrea Rolli, José Colleti Junior, Werther Brunow de Carvalho,

OBJECTIVE:To report the case of a child who developed acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) from a pulmonary infection by adenovirus. CASE DESCRIPTION:A female patient aged 2 years and 6 months, weighting 10,295 grams developed fever, productive cough and vomiting, later on progressing to ARDS despite initial therapy in accordance with ... Read more >>

Rev Paul Pediatr (Revista paulista de pediatria : orgao oficial da Sociedade de Pediatria de Sao Paulo)
[2020, 38:e2018280]

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Venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in heart surgery post-operative pediatric patients: A retrospective study at Christus Muguerza Hospital, Monterrey, Mexico.

Gerardo Vargas-Camacho, Verónica Contreras-Cepeda, Rene Gómez-Gutierrez, Guillermo Quezada-Valenzuela, Adriana Nieto-Sanjuanero, Jesús Santos-Guzmán, Francisco González-Salazar,

Objectives:Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation is a life support procedure developed to offer cardiorespiratory support when conventional therapies have failed. The purpose of this study is to describe the findings during the first years using venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in pediatric patients after cardiovascular surgery at Christus Muguerza High Specialty Hospital in ... Read more >>

SAGE Open Med (SAGE Open Medicine)
[2020, 8:2050312120910353]

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Use of argatroban in combination with nafamostat mesilate in open-heart surgery for a pediatric patient with heparin-induced thrombocytopenia type II: a case report.

Shuji Kawamoto, Eriko Kusudo, Kazuhiko Fukuda,

BACKGROUND:Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia type II (HIT II) is a rare, immune-mediated complication of heparin therapy and can cause life-threatening thromboembolism. However, perioperative anticoagulation therapy for patients with a complication of HIT II has not been established. CASE PRESENTATION:A 6-year-old boy with tetralogy of Fallot underwent radical intracardiac repair with administration of ... Read more >>

JA Clin Rep (JA clinical reports)
[2020, 6(1):3]

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Eccentric Enlargement of the Aortic Sinuses in Pediatric and Adult Patients with Bicuspid Aortic Valves: A Cardiac MRI Study.

Heather A Stefek, Kevin H Lin, Cynthia K Rigsby, Hector I Michelena, Pascale Aouad, Alex J Barker, Joshua D Robinson,

Aortic root size and cusp fusion pattern have been related to disease outcomes in bicuspid aortic valve (BAV). This study seeks to characterize symmetry of the aortic sinuses in adult and pediatric BAV patients and its relationship to valvulopathy and root aortopathy. Aortic sinus-to-commissure (S-C) lengths were measured on cardiac ... Read more >>

Pediatr Cardiol (Pediatric cardiology)
[2020, 41(2):350-360]

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Transcatheter Device Closure of Perimembranous Ventricular Septal Defect in Pediatric Patients: Long-Term Outcomes.

Jayal Hasmukhbhai Shah, Sanket Pravinchandra Saraiya, Tushar Sudhakarrao Nikam, Mukesh Jitendra Jha,

Aims:The aim of this study is to evaluate the safety and efficacy of transcatheter device closure of perimembranous ventricular septal defects in pediatric patients at long-term follow-up. Materials and Methods:We prospectively studied 376 patients with perimembranous VSDs between September 2008 and December 2015 who underwent percutaneous closure at our center. ... Read more >>

Heart Views (Heart views : the official journal of the Gulf Heart Association)
[2020, 21(1):17-21]

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Late Arterial Switch Surgery Under ECMO Support in a Patient with Transposition of the Great Arteries with Intact Ventricular Septum: a Case Report.

Sertac Haydin, Erkut Ozturk, Okan Yildiz, Behzat Tuzun, Alper Guzeltas,

A 30-month-old male patient with transposition of the great arteries with intact ventricular septum (TGA/IVS) is presented. Arterial switch operation (ASO) was performed in the light of echocardiographic and angiographic findings. The patient remained under extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support for seven days postoperatively, and his cardiac functions returned to normal ... Read more >>

Braz J Cardiovasc Surg (Brazilian journal of cardiovascular surgery)
[2020, 35(1):113-116]

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Childhood-onset Takayasu Arteritis.

Florence A. Aeschlimann, Marinka Twilt, Rae S. M. Yeung,

Childhood-onset Takayasu Arteritis (cTAK) is a rare, large-vessel type of vasculitis seen in children, mainly affecting the aorta and its major branches. Clinical manifestations are often severe and arise as a result of systemic and local inflammation, along with end-organ ischemia. Disease flares are common and the disease burden is ... Read more >>

(European Journal of Rheumatology)
[2020, 7(Suppl 1):S58-S66]

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Percutaneous closure of restrictive-type perimembranous ventricular septal defect using the new KONAR multifunctional occluder: Midterm outcomes of the first middle-eastern experience.

Raymond N Haddad, Linda S Daou, Zakhia S Saliba,

OBJECTIVES:To evaluate the safety, efficiency, and midterm outcomes of transcatheter perimembranous ventricular septal defect (pmVSD) closure using the new KONAR-MF™ VSD occluder. BACKGROUND:Off-label percutaneous pmVSD closure is a well-established procedure with promising results. Yet, interventionists are still searching for the ideal device. METHODS:Between June 2018 and March 2019, 20 patients ... Read more >>

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv (Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions)
[2019, :]

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Cardiac Evaluation using Two-Dimensional Speckle-Tracking Echocardiography and Conventional Echocardiography in Taiwanese Patients with Mucopolysaccharidoses.

Hsiang-Yu Lin, Chih-Kuang Chuang, Chung-Lin Lee, Ming-Ren Chen, Kuo-Tzu Sung, Shan-Miao Lin, Charles Jia-Yin Hou, Dau-Ming Niu, Tung-Ming Chang, Chung-Lieh Hung, Shuan-Pei Lin,

BACKGROUND:Mucopolysaccharidoses (MPSs) are a group of rare inherited metabolic disorders that can damage various organs, including the heart. Cardiac abnormalities have been observed in patients with all MPS types, with the most documented abnormalities being cardiac valvular regurgitation and stenosis, valvular thickening, and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. METHODS:Cardiac features of 53 Taiwanese ... Read more >>

Diagnostics (Basel) (Diagnostics (Basel, Switzerland))
[2020, 10(2):]

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