Case Reports Technique for Closure of the Small Patent Ductus Arteriosus Using the Rashkind Occluder [Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars]
Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars. 1994; 22(2): 104-106

Case Reports Technique for Closure of the Small Patent Ductus Arteriosus Using the Rashkind Occluder

Ümrah AYDOĞAN1, Aygün DİNDAR1, Yusuf İzzet AYHAN1, Talat CANTEZ1

Percutaneous transcatheter closure of patent ductus arteriosus has become a clinically viable procedure in childhood due to the pioneering work of Rashkind and Mullins. This paper presents the modification of the technique to accomplish transcatheter closure in a patent ductus arteriosus 2 mm in diameter.

Keywords: Ductus arteriosus, congenital heart disease, interventional cardiology

How to cite this article
Ümrah AYDOĞAN, Aygün DİNDAR, Yusuf İzzet AYHAN, Talat CANTEZ. Case Reports Technique for Closure of the Small Patent Ductus Arteriosus Using the Rashkind Occluder. Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars. 1994; 22(2): 104-106
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