J Cardiothorac Surg 2021 Apr 15;16(1):83. Epub 2021 Apr 15.
Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Kyungpook National University Hospital, Kyungpook National University School of Medicine, 41944, 130 Dongdeok-ro, Jung-gu, Daegu, Republic of Korea.
Background: Retroaortic innominate vein (RIV) is a rare vascular abnormality. Although RIV itself is asymptomatic, its presence in patients with partial anomalous pulmonary venous return (PAPVR) to the superior vena cava (SVC) is surgically challenging because a simple Warden procedure is impossible.
Case Presentation: A 16-year-old girl was diagnosed with tetralogy of Fallot, secundum, and sinus venosus atrial septal defect (ASD) at birth. Read More