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Congenital left atrial appendage aneurysm. Prenatal diagnosis and outcome of a rare cardiac abnormality
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  • Xiaoting Su,
  • Feng Yang,
  • Dongmei Yu,
  • Xiangqin He
Xiaoting Su
Qingdao Women and Children's Hospital
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Feng Yang
Qingdao Municipal Center for Disease Control and Prevention
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Dongmei Yu
Qingdao Women and Children's Hospital
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Xiangqin He
The Affiliated Hospital of Qingdao University
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Abstract

Congenital left atrial appendage aneurysm is an extremely rare anomaly. It is seen at any time ranging from fetal to ninth decade of life. Patients with left atrial appendage aneurysm may be asymptomatic, or present with dyspnea, arrhythmias, thromboembolic phenomenon. We report a case of prenatal diagnosis at 26 weeks of gestation , postnatal management and outcome of left atrial appendage aneurysm.

Peer review status:UNDER REVIEW

11 Sep 2020Submitted to Echocardiography
11 Sep 2020Assigned to Editor
11 Sep 2020Submission Checks Completed
13 Sep 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned