Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2010; 58(6): 374-376
DOI: 10.1055/s-0030-1250026
Case Reports

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Isolated Congenital Left Ventricular Diverticulum

Q. Feng1 , J.-X. He2 , C.-Y. Ni1 , Y.-M. Ni1
  • 1Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, First Affiliated Hospital, College of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
  • 2Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Ningbo Medical Treatment Center, Lihuili Hospital, Hangzhou, China
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Publication History

received April 14, 2010

Publication Date:
07 September 2010 (online)

Abstract

Isolated congenital left ventricular diverticulum is a rare malformation and fewer than 50 cases have been reported to date. We report here on a patient with the symptoms of atypical chest pain and distress, who had a successful surgical intervention for this malformation.

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Jin-Xian He

Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery
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