Successful surgical correction of a single atrium associated with cleft mitral valve persistent left superior vena cava and pulmonary valvular stenosis as an isolated cardiac defect.

Izgi A., Kirma C., Rabus M. B. , Tanalp A. C. , Omeroglu S. N.

Journal of cardiac surgery, vol.20, pp.287-8, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 20
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1540-8191.2005.200442.x
  • Title of Journal : Journal of cardiac surgery
  • Page Numbers: pp.287-8


Single atrium (SA) is a complex cardiac anomaly and generally a component of certain congenital syndromes. It is extremely rare for SA to be observed as an isolated defect. We report here a 13-year-old male patient with SA as an isolated cardiac defect, successfully corrected by surgery.