Partial anomalous left pulmonary venous return

Massimo Caputo, A. Carcagnì, P. Presbitero, R. Gallotti

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We report the case of a 52-year-old woman with partial left anomalous pulmonary venous return who was successfully treated surgically without the use of extracorporeal circulation by diverting the anomalous left vertical vein into the left atrium through a postero-lateral thoracotomy.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)61-63
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Cardiovascular Surgery
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2003


  • Adult
  • Heart defects, congenital surgery
  • Pulmonary veins abnormalities surgery

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine


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