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PVRI Review  2010 

Persistent pulmonary artery hypertension following supracardiac total anomalous pulmonary venous connection repair

Keywords: pulmonary hypertension , Sildenafil , total anomalous pulmonary venous connection , vertican vein

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We report a case of supracardiac total anomalous pulmonary venous connection (TAPVC) with persistent post operative pulmonary hypertension unresponsive to sildenafil. Only after ligation of vertical vein, echocardiography could detect a perimembranous ventricular septal defect (VSD). Following VSD closure, pulmonary artery pressure declined and patient improved.

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