Year : 2014  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 187--192

Non-cardiac issues in patients with heterotaxy syndrome


Shyam S Kothari 
 Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, India

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Shyam S Kothari
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi - 110 029
India

Management of complex congenital heart disease in patients with Heterotaxy syndrome (HS) has steadily improved. However, there is an insufficient appreciation of various non-cardiac issues that might impact the overall status of these patients. This article briefly reviews the implications of gastrointestinal, immunologic, genitourinary, respiratory, and central nervous system involvement in HS patients with a view to aid in their comprehensive clinical management.


How to cite this article:
Kothari SS. Non-cardiac issues in patients with heterotaxy syndrome.Ann Pediatr Card 2014;7:187-192


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Kothari SS. Non-cardiac issues in patients with heterotaxy syndrome. Ann Pediatr Card [serial online] 2014 [cited 2021 Jan 25 ];7:187-192
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