Fetal Unguarded Mitral Valve Orifice, Aortic Atresia, and Severe Left Heart Enlargement

Lisa W. Howley, Janette Strasburger, Joseph J. Maleszewski, Saul Snowise, Amy Lund, Andrew Schneider, Robroy MacIver, Erik Edens, Stephanie Eyerly-Webb, Norman H. Silverman

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Abstract

Unguarded mitral valve orifice is a rare disease with only 7 described cases in the literature. We describe the first known case of unguarded mitral valve orifice with normal segmental cardiac anatomy, severe left ventricular dilatation and dysfunction, aortic atresia, and atrial flutter. (Level of Difficulty: Advanced.)

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)206-211
Number of pages6
JournalJACC: Case Reports
Volume3
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 2021

Keywords

  • aortic atresia
  • atrial flutter
  • congenital heart defect
  • fetal
  • heart malformation
  • unguarded mitral valve orifice

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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