Chapter 27. Discrete Subvalvar Aortic Stenosis

  1. Julien I. E. Hoffman MD, FRCP Professor of Pediatrics (Emeritus) Senior Member

Published Online: 27 AUG 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444314045.ch27

The Natural and Unnatural History of Congenital Heart Disease

The Natural and Unnatural History of Congenital Heart Disease

How to Cite

Hoffman, J. I. E. (2009) Discrete Subvalvar Aortic Stenosis, in The Natural and Unnatural History of Congenital Heart Disease, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444314045.ch27

Author Information

  1. Cardiovascular Research Institute, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 AUG 2009
  2. Published Print: 28 AUG 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405179270

Online ISBN: 9781444314045

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Keywords:

  • discrete subvalvar aortic stenosis;
  • discrete subvalvar stenoses - heterogeneous collection of lesions;
  • anatomical causes of subaortic obstruction;
  • hypertrophy of anterolateral muscle of Moulaert and subaortic obstruction;
  • aortic annulus - unusually small;
  • early operative mortality;
  • valvar stenosis and balloon valvotomy;
  • transesophageal echocardiography controlling depth of myomectomy

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Pathology

  • Pathophysiology

  • Natural history

  • Unnatural history

  • References