Congenital idiopathic hypertrophic subaortic stenosis associated with a phenotypic Turner's syndrome

Quang X. Nghiem, Jose R. Toledo, Melvyn H. Schreiber, Leonard C. Harris, Lillian Lockhart, Kenneth R T Tyson

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Abstract

A case of idiopathic hypertrophic subaortic stenosis in a girl with phenotypic Turner's syndrome is reported. The coincidence of these rare anomalies, reported only once before, is unlikely to occur by chance. Essential clinical features leading to early diagnosis of idiopathic hypertrophic subaortic stenosis in infancy are presented. Surgical treatment when the child weighed 15.9 kg gave satisfactory results at 18-month follow-up study.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)683-689
Number of pages7
JournalThe American Journal of Cardiology
Volume30
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 8 1972

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  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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