Successful pulmonary venous channeling in a case of scimitar syndrome

Saulat Fatimi, Sadaf Sheikh, Ali Syed

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A young girl child with recurrent pneumonias, failure to thrive and dextroposed heart was diagnosed with and surgically treated for scimitar syndrome. Early diagnosis and treatment of this syndrome prevents serious morbidity.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)598-599
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons--Pakistan : JCPSP
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - Sept 2006


  • Inferior vena cava
  • Pulmonary veins
  • Right lung
  • Scimitar syndrome


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