Transcatheter occlusion of a modified Blalock-Taussig shunt using the amplatzer vascular plug with the catheter-snare technique

G. Y. Jang, C. S. Son, J. W. Lee

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Abstract

A 16-month-old boy with previous repair of a critical pulmonary stenosis had persistence of a right modified Blalock-Taussig shunt. Transcatheter occlusion of the modified Blalock-Taussig shunt was achieved using the Amplatzer vascular plug with the catheter-snare technique.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)670-672
Number of pages3
JournalPediatric Cardiology
Volume29
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2008 May

Keywords

  • Blalock-Taussig shunt
  • Catheterization
  • Vascular plug

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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