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An Un-operated d-TGA Case Holding On To Life
  • Hatice Solmaz
Hatice Solmaz
Turkiye Cumhuriyeti Saglik Bakanligi Izmir Tepecik Egitim ve Arastirma Hastanesi
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Abstract

Complete transposition of the great arteries is incompatible with life without corrective surgery in the neonatal period. Even in the presence of large intracardiac shunts, a case of un-operated d-TGA that survived to late adulthood is thought-provoking. We described a case of un-operated d-TGA presenting at 46 years of age who had large secundum type ASD, pulmonary hypertension, pulmonary artery aneurysm, situs inversus, mirror image dextrocardia and abnormal origin of the coronary artery. The management of an un-operated case of d-TGA surviving to late adulthood has made it important to share case-based experiences as there are no evidence-based data.

Peer review status:UNDER REVIEW

22 Jan 2021Submitted to Echocardiography
22 Jan 2021Submission Checks Completed
22 Jan 2021Assigned to Editor
29 Jan 2021Reviewer(s) Assigned
17 Feb 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
28 Feb 2021Editorial Decision: Revise Major
15 Mar 20211st Revision Received
16 Mar 2021Submission Checks Completed
16 Mar 2021Assigned to Editor
16 Mar 2021Reviewer(s) Assigned
02 Apr 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending