Scimitar Syndrome


Engelsk definition

An anomalous pulmonary venous return in which the right PULMONARY VEIN is not connected to the LEFT ATRIUM but to the INFERIOR VENA CAVA. Scimitar syndrome is named for the crescent- or Turkish sword-like shadow in the chest radiography and is often associated with hypoplasia of the right lung and right pulmonary artery, and dextroposition of the heart.

Svenska synonymer


Engelska synonymer

Scimitar Anomaly Anomaly, Scimitar Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Return Pulmonary Venous Return Anomaly Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Return 1 TAPVR1 Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Return TAPVR