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2017-06-19  Case of the week # 451  © Alexey Ilin  www.TheFetus.net

Case of the week # 451
August 3, 2017 - August 17, 2017

Alexey Ilin, MD, PhD

Head of the Congenital Heart Department - 
The Federal State Center of Cardiovascular Surgery, Krasnoyarsk, Russian Federation.
 
Case report

The following images revealed a case of a young woman with unremarkable history who came to our unit at 24 weeks of gestation.
Because of the findings we performed a pericardiocentesis due to compresion of the heart and the left lung at 28 weeks, and we needed to do it twice.
The baby was delivered through C-section at 35 weeks of gestation and a surgery was performed at the second day of baby´s life.
Here the images that we obtained pre and postnatally:



Images 1 and 2; videos 1 and 2.

 
 



Images 3 and 4.

 
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