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Chapter 5 - Congenital Heart Disease (II)

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  19 August 2019

Michael T. Ashworth
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Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London
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The second of the two chapters on congenital heart disease deals with the less common conditions. Conditions covered include double-inlet ventricle, double-outlet ventricle, atrial isomerism and Ebstein's anomaly. The conditions are well illustrated. A section follows on the pathological features of pulmonary arterial hypertension in congenital heart disease. A large section is devoted to common surgical operations for congenital heart disease that may be encountered by the pathologist, and a section is devoted to the pathological assessment of the operated heart with congenital heart disease.

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Pathology of Heart Disease in the Fetus, Infant and Child
Autopsy, Surgical and Molecular Pathology
, pp. 118 - 154
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Print publication year: 2019

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