Chapter 29. Interrupted Aortic Arch

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

Published Online: 27 AUG 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444314045.ch29

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) Interrupted Aortic Arch, in The Natural and Unnatural History of Congenital Heart Disease, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444314045.ch29

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:

  • interrupted aortic arch;
  • congenital interrupted aortic arch - anatomic and luminal discontinuity;
  • aortopulmonary window;
  • thymic hypoplasia and DiGeorge syndrome manifestations;
  • interrupted aortic arch and patent ductus arteriosus and ventricular septal defect;
  • death from congestive heart failure or shock without treatment;
  • late complications;
  • late arch obstruction;
  • left ventricular outflow tract obstruction

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Pathological anatomy

  • Embryology and pathophysiology

  • Natural history

  • Unnatural history

  • References