Chapter 44. Complete Transposition of the Great Arteries

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

Published Online: 27 AUG 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444314045.ch44

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) Complete Transposition of the Great Arteries, in The Natural and Unnatural History of Congenital Heart Disease, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444314045.ch44

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:

  • complete transposition of great arteries;
  • cyanotic heart disease in neonates;
  • semilunar valves normal;
  • systemic right ventricle hypertrophy;
  • ventricular septal defect in d-transposition of great arteries;
  • fetal pathophysiology;
  • right ventricular dysfunction;
  • transposition of great arteries with left ventricular outflow tract obstruction;
  • Nikaidoh type of operation - potential advantages

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Pathological anatomy

  • Pathophysiology

  • Natural history

  • Unnatural history

  • References