Heart surgery in very low birth-weight infants is performed with increasing frequency. We report the successful repair of aortic coarctation in a 940-gram preterm infant. The postoperative course was uneventful and, at follow-up, the infant was doing well.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Italian Journal of Pediatrics|
|Publication status||Published - Dec 2005|
- Aortic coarctation
- Heart surgery
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health