International Journal of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery

Volume 8, Issue 6, November 2022

  • A Successful Correction of a Truncus Arteriosus in an 8-Year-Old Girl with Functional Pulmonary Stenosis by a Particular Opening of the Truncal Valve

    Karima Hami, Rida Ajaja, Younes Cheikhaoui

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 6, November 2022
    Pages: 59-62
    Received: 25 December 2022
    Accepted: 27 January 2023
    Published: 9 February 2023
    Abstract: Background: Truncus arteriosus is a rare congenital heart malformation requiring repair in the neonatal period. Without correction, the majority of patients die within the first year of life. However, this case shows that some patients remain operable even at an advanced age. Case presentation: We report the case of an 8-year-old girl with type 2 t... Show More