Complex cardiac defect with hypoplastic right ventricle in a fetus with valproate exposure
Article first published online: 11 FEB 2005
Copyright © 2005 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
Volume 25, Issue 2, pages 156–158, February 2005
How to Cite
ten Berg, K., van Oppen, A. C. C., Nikkels, P. G. J., Gittenberger-de Groot, A. C., van der Voet, G. B., Brilstra, E. H. and Lindhout, D. (2005), Complex cardiac defect with hypoplastic right ventricle in a fetus with valproate exposure. Prenat. Diagn., 25: 156–158. doi: 10.1002/pd.1098
- Issue published online: 11 FEB 2005
- Article first published online: 11 FEB 2005
- Manuscript Accepted: 17 OCT 2004
- Manuscript Received: 15 OCT 2004
- valproic acid;
- cardiac malformation;
- heart defect;
- hypoplastic right ventricle
We describe a fetus with a hypoplastic right ventricle detected by prenatal ultrasound examination. A possible causal relationship with prenatal valproate exposure is discussed. Copyright © 2005 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.