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ASEAN Heart Journal

April 2014, 22:11

First online: 21 May 2014

Case Report

Complementary Use of Imaging modalities in Diagnosis of Complex Congenital Heart Disease

Jose Donato A. Magno M.D.,1 Romeo J. Santos M.D.,1 Edwin S. Tucay M.D.,1 Vianelly Berwyn F. Flores M.D.,1 Ronald E. Cuyco M.D.1
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Abstract

Objectives:

Congenital heart disease (CHD) affects almost one in 100 newborn babies worldwide (Hoffman). The continuous advances and availability of noninvasive cardiac imaging has revolutionised the management of these cases, allowing various methods to complement one another. To have a better understanding of the varied and oftencomplex cardiac and extra-cardiac anatomy in patients with CHD, additional imaging may be required as a supplement to more traditional firstline modalities such as echocardiography (ECHO).

Keywords

Congenital Heart Disease - Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Image - DiGeorge Syndrome - Fast Heart Rate - Echocardiographic Diagnosis


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Supplementary Material

Nil

 

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About this Article

Title
Complementary Use of Imaging modalities in Diagnosis of Complex Congenital Heart Disease


Open Access
Available under Open Access


Journal >> 22:1


Online Date
21 November 2019


DOI
10.7603/s40602-014-0010-4


Online ISSN
2315-4551


Publisher
ASEAN Federation of Cardiology


Additional Links Cardiology


Keywords
Congenital Heart Disease
Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Image
DiGeorge Syndrome
Fast Heart Rate
Echocardiographic Diagnosis


Author Affiliations
1. School of Women and Children’s Health, Royal Hospital for Women, University of New South Wales, 2052, Sydney, Australia
2. Radiologist, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom
3. Paediatric Cardiologist, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom


Correspondence to:
Dave R Listijono,[email protected]