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Year : 2019  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 45-46

Percutaneous closure of atrial septal defect after surgical patch degradation

Department of Cardiac Sciences, Aster CMI Hospital, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Sweta Mohanty
Apartment 602, Valmark Apas, Hulimavu, Bengaluru - 560 076, Karnataka
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

DOI: 10.4103/JICC.JICC_2_18

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Patch degradation after surgical repair of atrial septal defect (ASD) is an uncommon complication. We report a case of surgically repaired ostium secundum ASD that presented with degradation of the patch and a hemodynamically significant shunt, which was subsequently closed by the transcatheter approach.

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