Percutaneous closure of a post-traumatic ventricular septal defect with a patent ductus arteriosus occluder

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Xi, Er-Ping; Zhu, Jian; Zhu, Shui-Bo; Yin, Gui-Lin; Liu, Yong; Dong, Yong-Qiang; Zhang, Yu; Xia, Feng;
  • Publisher: Faculdade de Medicina / USP
  • Journal: Clinics,volume 67,issue 11,pages1,281-1,283 (issn: 1807-5932, eissn: 1980-5322)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3488986, doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(11)10
  • Subject: Clinical Science | Percutaneous Closure | R5-920 | Medicine (General) | Post-Traumatic Ventricular Septal Defect | Cardiac Injury | Patent Ductus Arteriosus Occlude
    mesheuropmc: cardiovascular system | congenital, hereditary, and neonatal diseases and abnormalities | cardiovascular diseases

OBJECTIVE: Ventricular septal defects resulting from post-traumatic cardiac injury are very rare. Percutaneous closure has emerged as a method for treating this disorder. We wish to report our experience in three patients who underwent percutaneous closure of a post-tra... View more