Anomalies of pulmonary venous drainage

Edited by Sara Thorne and Paul Clift

in Adult Congenital Heart Disease

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print March 2009 | ISBN: 9780199228188
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191725920 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Anomalies of pulmonary venous drainage

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Total anomalous pulmonary venous drainage (TAPVD) 134

Partial anomalous pulmonary venous drainage (PAPVD) 136

Scimitar syndrome 138

All 4 pulmonary veins drain into R heart.

Either drain directly into RA or via a common vein into a systemic vein:

Supracardiac course draining to SVC, azygous or innominate vein....

Chapter.  624 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine

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