Year : 2021  |  Volume : 14  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 554--556

Ventricular septal defect with pulmonary arterial hypertension in an infant: Is there something more than what meets the eye?


Deepanjan Bhattacharya1, Deepa Sasikumar1, Arun Gopalakrishnan1, A Anoop2 
1 Department of Cardiology, Sree Chitra Tirunal Insitute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
2 Department of Imaging Sciences and Intervention Radiology, Sree Chitra Tirunal Insitute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Deepa Sasikumar
Department of Cardiology, Sree Chitra Tirunal Instiute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
India

An 11-month-old girl was detected to have muscular ventricular septal defect with hyperkinetic pulmonary hypertension (PH) was urgently operated upon. On follow-up, her PH worsened, resulting in right ventricular dysfunction and was later detected to have absent portal vein.


How to cite this article:
Bhattacharya D, Sasikumar D, Gopalakrishnan A, Anoop A. Ventricular septal defect with pulmonary arterial hypertension in an infant: Is there something more than what meets the eye?.Ann Pediatr Card 2021;14:554-556


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Bhattacharya D, Sasikumar D, Gopalakrishnan A, Anoop A. Ventricular septal defect with pulmonary arterial hypertension in an infant: Is there something more than what meets the eye?. Ann Pediatr Card [serial online] 2021 [cited 2022 Jun 30 ];14:554-556
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