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PediatrCardiol (2009) 30:382–384

DOI 10.1007/s00246-008-9350-9

Received: 21 July 2008 / Accepted: 14 November 2008

Published online: 7 February 2009


Tricuspid Atresia and Tetralogy of Fallot in an Infant of a Diabetic Mother



Pamela S Hilvers, MD, Larry A Rhodes, Robert A Gustafson, MD, William Castillo, MD



ChildrenŐs Heart Center Nevada, 3006 S Maryland Pkwy, Ste 690, Las Vegas, NV 89109, USA.

Email: wcastillo@childrensheartcenter.com.




An infant of a diabetic mother with a prenatal diagnosis of tetralogy of Fallot and tricuspid atresia is presented. To the best of the authorsŐ knowledge, this is the first report of such an association. Scattered publications report a relation between tetralogyof Fallot (TOF) and tricuspid valve abnormalities including EbsteinŐs malformation, double orifice, and parachute tricuspidvalve. The association of TOF with tricuspid atresiahas not been described.


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