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Author Bijulal, S. ♦ Sivasankaran, S. ♦ Krishnamoorthy, K. M. ♦ Titus, T. ♦ Tharakan, Jaganmohan Achuthan ♦ Krishnamanohar, S. R.
Source Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences & Technology
Content type Text
Publisher Congenital Heart Disease
File Format PDF
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Technology ♦ Medicine & health ♦ Diseases
Subject Domain (in MeSH) Cardiovascular Diseases ♦ Diseases
Subject Keyword Cardiology
Abstract OBJECTIVES: To report the clinical features, nature of vasculopathy observed and the management instituted in three cases of PHACE syndrome.RESULTS: All three patients were noted to have diffuse vasculopathy and aortic arch hypoplasia in addition to aortic coarctation adding substantial surgical risk or making surgery palliative.CONCLUSION: PHACE syndrome should be considered in the differential diagnosis of aortic coarctation associated with aortic arch hypoplasia.
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Educational Framework Medical Council of India (MCI)
Journal Congenital heart disease
Volume Number 3
Issue Number 3
Page Count 198
Starting Page 8
Ending Page 205