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Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Connection -- Child

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by Neff DM

(TAPVC—Child; Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Drainage—Child; TAPVD—Child; Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Return—Child; TAPVR—Child)

 

Diagnosis

The doctor will ask about your child’s symptoms and medical history. A physical exam will be done. Tests may include:
 

RESOURCES

American Family Physician
http://www.aafp.org/

American Heart Association
http://www.americanheart.org/

 

CANADIAN RESOURCES

Canadian Cardiovascular Society
http://www.ccs.ca/

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
http://ww2.heartandstroke.ca/splash/

 

References


American Heart Association. Total anomalous pulmonary venous connection (TAPVC). American Heart Association website. Available at: http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/CongenitalHeartDefects/AboutCongenitalHeartDefects/Total-Anomalous-Pulmonary-Venous-Connection-TAPVC%5FUCM%5F307039%5FArticle.jsp . Accessed July 8, 2010.


DynaMed Editorial Team. Total anomalous pulmonary venous connection. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed/what.php . Updated February 11, 2010. Accessed July 22, 2010.


Johns Hopkins University, Cove Point Foundation. Total anomalous pulmonary venous return. Johns Hopkins University, Cove Point Foundation website. Available at: http://www.pted.org/?id=tapvr1 . Accessed July 8, 2010.

 

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