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2014 | April-June | Issue2
Case Report
Long-term Survival in Tricuspid Atresia after Palliative Surgery
Babita Ghodke, Sanjeev Kumar Kalkekar, Manish Radke
Author Affiliation
Babita Ghodke : MGM Hospital, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Sanjeev Kumar Kalkekar : MGM Hospital, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Manish Radke : MGM Hospital, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

10.5005/jp-journals-10036-1017

ABSTRACT

Here we report a rare case of tricuspid atresia. A 46 years old male treated palliatively by pulmonary artery banding. Patient is still surviving and is almost asymptomatic with limited exertion for so many years in spite of chronic hypoxia.

Keywords: Tricuspid atresia, Pulmonary artery, Hypoxia.

How to cite this article: Ghodke B, Kalkekar SK, Radke M. Long-term Survival in Tricuspid Atresia after Palliative Surgery. MGM J Med Sci 2014;1(2):101-104.

Source of support: Nil

Conflict of interest: None

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