Year : 2021  |  Volume : 14  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 527--529

Infective endocarditis-induced complete closure of a ventricular septal defect and complete heart block in a child


Umadevi Karuru1, Jay Relan1, Shyam S Kothari1, Saurabh Kumar Gupta1, Sachin Talwar2 
1 Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
2 Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Prof. Shyam S Kothari
7th Floor, Department of Cardiology, CN Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
India

We hereby report rare occurrence of irreversible complete heart block in a child with tricuspid valve infective endocarditis. The tricuspid valve vegetation also caused complete closure of perimembranous ventricular septal defect, which was later discovered during surgery.


How to cite this article:
Karuru U, Relan J, Kothari SS, Gupta SK, Talwar S. Infective endocarditis-induced complete closure of a ventricular septal defect and complete heart block in a child.Ann Pediatr Card 2021;14:527-529


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Karuru U, Relan J, Kothari SS, Gupta SK, Talwar S. Infective endocarditis-induced complete closure of a ventricular septal defect and complete heart block in a child. Ann Pediatr Card [serial online] 2021 [cited 2022 Jul 7 ];14:527-529
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