Chapter 9. Anomalous Origin of One Pulmonary Artery from the Aorta (Hemitruncus)

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

Published Online: 27 AUG 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444314045.ch9

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) Anomalous Origin of One Pulmonary Artery from the Aorta (Hemitruncus), in The Natural and Unnatural History of Congenital Heart Disease, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444314045.ch9

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:

  • anomalous origin of pulmonary artery from aorta (hemitruncus);
  • “hemitruncus” and two different lesions;
  • enlarged anomalous artery with lobar emphysema;
  • natural history of isolated aortic origin of one pulmonary artery;
  • Pediatric Cardiac Care Consortium database;
  • anomalous left pulmonary artery;
  • Heath-Edwards grade V changes in left lung;
  • anomalous left pulmonary artery and grade III Heath-Edwards changes in left lung

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Pathological anatomy

  • Pathophysiology

  • Natural history

  • Unnatural history

  • References