28. Cardiac Malpositions and Heterotaxy Syndrome

  1. Wyman W. Lai MD, MPH Director Associate Professor4,5,
  2. Luc L. Mertens MD, PhD Section Head Associate Professor6,7,
  3. Meryl S. Cohen MD Associate Professor Director8,9,10 and
  4. Tal Geva MD Professor of Pediatrics Chief11,12
  1. Irene D. Lytrivi MD Assistant Clinical Professor Staff Physician1,2,3 and
  2. Wyman W. Lai MD, MPH Director Associate Professor4,5

Published Online: 5 AUG 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444306309.ch28

Echocardiography in Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease: From Fetus to Adult

Echocardiography in Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease: From Fetus to Adult

How to Cite

Lytrivi, I. D. and Lai, W. W. (2009) Cardiac Malpositions and Heterotaxy Syndrome, in Echocardiography in Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease: From Fetus to Adult (eds W. W. Lai, L. L. Mertens, M. S. Cohen and T. Geva), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444306309.ch28

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Columbia University, USA

  2. 5

    Non-Invasive Cardiology Imaging, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York Presbyterian, New York, NY, USA

  3. 6

    Echocardiography, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada

  4. 7

    University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada

  5. 8

    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA

  6. 9

    Echocardiography Laboratory, Philadelphia, PA, USA

  7. 10

    Cardiology Fellowship Training Program, The Children' Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA

  8. 11

    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

  9. 12

    Division of Non-Invasive Cardiac Imaging, Department of Cardiology, Children' Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA

  2. 2

    Pediatric Cardiology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA

  3. 3

    Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, NY, USA

  4. 4

    Columbia University, USA

  5. 5

    Non-Invasive Cardiology Imaging, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York Presbyterian, New York, NY, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 AUG 2009
  2. Published Print: 25 SEP 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405174015

Online ISBN: 9781444306309

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Keywords:

  • cardiac malpositions and heterotaxy syndrome;
  • isolated ventricular inversion;
  • atrial appendage juxtaposition;
  • isolated ventricular inversion and ACM;
  • heterotaxy syndrome;
  • totally anomalous pulmonary venous connections (TAPVC);
  • degree of AV valve regurgitation;
  • LV-aorta baffle repair

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Cardiac malpositions

  • Heterotaxy syndrome

  • References