Unusual presentation of unroofed coronary sinus with cyanosis after ventricular septal defect closure

Tharakanatha R. Yarrabolu, Unnati H. Doshi, William I. Douglas, Ashraf Aly, Duraisamy Balaguru

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Cyanosis after surgical closure of ventricular and/or atrial septal defect is very unusual. We report a case of unroofed coronary sinus in a six-month-old boy who developed cyanosis after surgical closure of ventricular and atrial septal defects. Clinical presentation, diagnosis, and management are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)83-85
Number of pages3
JournalWorld journal for pediatric & congenital heart surgery
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 2015



  • postoperative cyanosis
  • unroofed coronary sinus

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  • Medicine(all)

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