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*  Tricuspid atresia
... hemi-Fontan or bidirectional Glenn) to provide stable pulmonary flow Fontan procedure to redirect inferior vena cava and ...
*  Hypoplastic right heart syndrome
The last surgery, known as the Fontan procedure, is typically performed between the ages of 18 months and three years. These ... The first procedure, called the Norwood procedure, is typically done within the first few days or weeks of life. The second ... The Fontan procedure done usually after the patient is two years old, disconnects the inferior vena cava from the heart and ... A three-stage surgical procedure is commonly used to treat the condition. The surgeries rearrange the blood flow within the ...
*  Fontan procedure
The Fontan procedure or Fontan-Kreutzer procedure is a palliative surgical procedure used in children with univentricular ... The first stage, also called a Bidirectional Glenn procedure or Hemi-Fontan (see also Kawashima procedure), involves ... The Fontan procedure is used in pediatric patients who possess only a single functional ventricle, either due to lack of a ... The Fontan procedure is palliative - not curative - but in many cases it can result in normal or near-normal growth, ...
*  Glenn procedure
This procedure has been largely replaced by Bidirectional Glenn procedure (Fontan procedure). It connects the superior vena ... "Blalock, Glenn & Fontan Procedures - Down's Heart Group". Bonita F. Stanton; Kliegman, Robert; Nelson, Waldo E.; Behrman, ... Glenn procedure is a palliative surgical procedure performed for patients with Tricuspid atresia. It is also part of the ... ISBN 1-4160-2450-6. Yuan SM, Jing H (2009). "Palliative procedures for congenital heart defects". Arch Cardiovasc Dis. 102 (6-7 ...
*  Situs ambiguus
The Fontan procedure routes blood through the patient's single ventricle, to the lungs, and into systemic circulation. This ... "Outcome of 200 patients after an extracardiac Fontan procedure". The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 136 (1): ... 2008). ""Contemporary outcomes after the Fontan procedure: A Pediatric Heart Network multicenter study."". Journal of the ... Intestinal malrotation is treated surgically using the Ladd procedure. This procedure widens a fold in the peritoneum so that ...
*  Pulmonary atresia
... the surgery performed would be the Fontan procedure. In this three-stage procedure, the right atrium is disconnected from the ... "The Fontan Procedure: Anatomy, Complications, and Manifestations of Failure". RadioGraphics. 31 (2): 453-463. doi:10.1148/rg. ... the heart.Very young children with elevated pulmonary vascular resistance may not able to undergo the Fontan procedure. Cardiac ... this procedure is much more invasive. Ultimately, however, the individual will need to have a series of surgeries to improve ...
*  Double inlet left ventricle
When possible Glenn procedure is done. Later, surgical options include the Damus-Kaye-Stansel procedure, the Fontan procedure, ... N Engl J Med 259: 117, 1958 Fontan F, Baudet E (1971). "Surgical repair of tricuspid atresia". Thorax. 26 (3): 240-8. doi: ... and the Norwood procedure. The goal of all of these is separating the pulmonary and the systemic circulation. Usually, DILV is ...
*  Blalock-Taussig shunt
The Blalock-Thomas-Taussig shunt may be used as the first step in the Fontan procedure. The procedure is no longer in use in ... In modern surgery, this procedure is temporarily used to direct blood flow to the lungs and relieve cyanosis while the infant ... The original procedure was named for Alfred Blalock, surgeon, Baltimore (1899-1964), Helen B. Taussig, cardiologist, Baltimore/ ... They all helped to develop the procedure. Taussig, who treated hundreds of infants and children with this disorder, had ...
*  Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health
In 1975, the Fontan procedure, which separates oxygenated blood from deoxygenated blood during surgery, was first staged in ... also called an ECMO procedure, for critically ill infants and children. In 1988, Riley performed the first liver transplant in ...
*  Cyanotic heart defect
Hemi-Fontan Procedure, Fontan Procedure. The purpose of these operations is to redirect the blood flow of the deoxygenated ... Mathematical models are used to address the issue of pressure level alterations of circulation after the procedures. The ...
*  Norwood procedure
... also known as a modified Glenn procedure or Hemi-Fontan. . The third surgery (Stage 3) is the Fontan procedure, in which the ... children generally proceed down the path to a Fontan procedure. Gregory's Pediatric Anesthesia Textbook, page 622 Norwood, WI; ... The Norwood procedure is the first surgery of three staged heart surgeries to create a new functional systemic circuit in ... This procedure is most often performed to treat hypoplastic left heart syndrome, certain types of mitral atresia, or other ...
*  Kawashima procedure
... and therefore these children still may need a complete Fontan procedure in the end. Kawashima Y, Kitamura S, Matsuda H, ... The Kawashima procedure is used for congenital heart disease with a single effective ventricle and an interrupted inferior vena ... Technically it is very similar to the Bidirectional Glenn procedure used to direct half the body's venous blood flow into the ... the cavopulmonary circulation in patients with heterotaxy and pulmonary arteriovenous malformations after a Kawashima procedure ...
*  Hypoplastic left heart syndrome
Glenn or Hemi-Fontan procedure at 3 to 6 months of age, and the Fontan procedure at 1 1/2 to 5 years of age) or cardiac ... The final procedure, the Fontan procedure, completes the repair of the hypoplastic left heart. Although there are several ... The three-stage procedure is a palliative procedure (not a cure), as the child's circulation is made to work with only two of ... The Hybrid procedure may be used in place of the Norwood. The Hybrid procedure does not necessitate the use of heart-lung ...
*  Plastic bronchitis
... especially the Fontan procedure. Systemic blood flow is diverted to pulmonary flow, elevating pressures in the pulmonary venous ... "Successful treatment of plastic bronchitis with low fat diet and subsequent thoracic duct ligation in child with fontan ... "Effective use of corticosteroid in a child with life-threatening plastic bronchitis after Fontan operation". Pediatr Int. 45: ... "Plastic bronchitis mimicking foreign body aspiration that needs a specific diagnostic procedure". Intensive Care Med. 29: 329- ...
*  Al Jalila Children's Specialty Hospital
Croablation Fontan Procedure Robotic Surgery to repair some congenital heart defects Patent Ductus Vascular Ring Ross Procedure ... for aortic valve failure Heart Transplant Mohs Micrographic Controlled Surgery Bariatric Procedures Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y ... Unit Infectious Disease Dedicated Helipad Over 3,750 Biomedical Equipment and Fixtures Pharmacy Advanced Medical Procedures ...
*  List of MeSH codes (E04)
... fontan procedure MeSH E04.100.376.458 --- heart massage MeSH E04.100.376.475 --- heart transplantation MeSH E04.100.376.475.450 ... fontan procedure MeSH E04.928.220.380 --- heart massage MeSH E04.928.220.390 --- heart transplantation MeSH E04.928.220.390.450 ... fontan procedure MeSH E04.035.415 --- jejunoileal bypass MeSH E04.035.703 --- pancreaticojejunostomy MeSH E04.035.720 --- ... cardiac surgical procedures MeSH E04.100.376.125 --- cardiomyoplasty MeSH E04.100.376.374 --- heart arrest, induced MeSH ...
*  ICD-9-CM Volume 3
Creation of conduit between atrium and pulmonary artery Fontan procedure (36) Operations on vessels of heart (36.0) Removal of ... 00) Procedures and interventions, not elsewhere classified (00.6) Procedures on blood vessels (00.61) Percutaneous angioplasty ... Limb shortening procedures (78.3) Limb lengthening procedures (78.4) Other repair or plastic operations on bone (78.5) Internal ... Other diagnostic procedures on chest wall, pleura, and diaphragm (34.29) Other diagnostic procedures on mediastinum (34.3) ...
*  Bidirectional Glenn procedure
The bidirectional Glenn shunt or hemi-Fontan procedure is one of several surgical technique used to temporarily improve cardiac ... The Glenn procedure was introduced in 1958 by William Glenn and modifications to the procedure were published by Dr. Azzolina ... The bidirectional Glenn shunt procedure involves rerouting circulation such that the superior vena cava (SVC) drains into the ... it is called a bi-directional Glenn procedure. ...
*  1992-93 South-West Indian Ocean cyclone season
June 2011). Operational procedures of TC satellite analysis at RSMC La Reunion (PDF) (Report). World Meteorological ... Neal Dorst; Anne-Claire Fontan. When is the hurricane season for each basin? (Report). Météo France. Retrieved 2014-01-01. Guy ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cardiovascular Disorders: Heart Disease: Congenital
Fontan Operation Devoted to explaining this procedure, used to treat complex birth defects of the heart like hypoplastic right ...
*  1989-90 South-West Indian Ocean cyclone season
June 2011). Operational procedures of TC satellite analysis at RSMC La Reunion (PDF) (Report). World Meteorological ... Neal Dorst; Anne-Claire Fontan. "Sujet E6) Which tropical cyclone lasted the longest?". Records relatifs aux cyclones tropicaux ...
*  Redmond Burke
Many of these procedures utilized the video assisted thoracoscopic techniques Burke developed in Boston. Burke and associate ... Burke RP, Jacobs JP, Ashraf MH, Aldousany A, Chang AC; Jacobs; Ashraf; Aldousany; Chang (April 1997). "Extracardiac Fontan ... "Peter and His Konno Procedure". Peter's Story. Retrieved 18 December 2014. Burke, Redmond (April 5, 2012). "Miami Heart Surgeon ... "The Fontan Operation: The Pursuit of Associated Lesions and Cumulative Trauma". Pediatric cardiology. 32 (6): 778-784. doi: ...