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Complex criss-cross heart malformation: Completed comprehensive multistage hybrid treatment

Julia Haponiuk-Skwarlińska12, Maciej Chojnicki1, Katarzyna Leszczyńska3, Konrad Paczkowski1, Mariusz Steffens1, Anna Romanowicz-Sołtyszewska1, Marta Paśko-Majewska1, Monika Opacian-Bojanowska1, Katarzyna Gierat-Haponiuk4, Paweł Macko1, Paulina Ewertowska5, Afrodyta Zielińska5, Ireneusz Haponiuk15
DOI: 10.33963/KP.a2023.0015
Pubmed: 36640018
  1. Department of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, St. Adalbertus Hospital, Gdańsk, Poland
  2. Department of Pediatric Cardiology and General Pediatrics, Doctoral School, Medical University of Warsaw, Warszawa, Poland
  3. Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Medical University of Gdansk, University Clinical Center in Gdansk, Gdańsk, Poland
  4. Department of Rehabilitation, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdańsk, Poland
  5. Chair of Health and Biological Sciences, Gdańsk Academy of Physical Education and Sport, Gdańsk, Poland

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Supplementary material. Video S1. Video to show echocardiographic study of the Criss-Cross Heart morphology
Supplementary material. Video S2. Video to show echocardiography after Fontan (TCPC) operation
Supplementary material. Video S3. Video to show control echocardiography at the age of 4 years old — good function of the functionally univentricular heart, effective Fontan flow with respiratory-dependent variability
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Complex criss-cross heart malformation: Completed comprehensive multistage hybrid treatment


Kardiologia Polska (Polish Heart Journal)


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Julia Haponiuk-Skwarlińska
Maciej Chojnicki
Katarzyna Leszczyńska
Konrad Paczkowski
Mariusz Steffens
Anna Romanowicz-Sołtyszewska
Marta Paśko-Majewska
Monika Opacian-Bojanowska
Katarzyna Gierat-Haponiuk
Paweł Macko
Paulina Ewertowska
Afrodyta Zielińska
Ireneusz Haponiuk

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