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Mini ASD closure in dextrocardia with situs inversus by lalt approach: A surgical challenge

PUBLISHED June 28, 2023 (DOI: https://doi.org/10.54985/peeref.2306p6674295)



Thakut Gowtham1 , Aneesh Lawande1 , Herin Patel1 , Archit Patel1 , Kartik Patel1
  1. U. N. Mehta Institute of Cardiology and Research Center, India

Conference / event

Indian Association of Cardiovascular-Thoracic Surgery Conference (IACTSCON), February 2023 (Coimbatore, India)

Poster summary

The present case report describes a 44-year female patient of ostium secundum ASD in dextrocardia with situs inversus. The patient underwent mini ASD closure by left anterolateral thoracotomy approach (LALT). The procedure has achieved good clinical and cosmetic results.


Minimal invasive surgery, Dextrocardia, Atrial septal defect, Situs inversus

Research areas

Anatomy and Physiology, Medicine


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No competing interests were disclosed.
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Data sharing not applicable to this poster as no datasets were generated or analyzed during the current study.
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Copyright © 2023 Gowtham et al. This is an open access work distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
Gowtham, T., Lawande, A., Patel, H., Patel, A., Patel, K. Mini ASD closure in dextrocardia with situs inversus by lalt approach: A surgical challenge [not peer reviewed]. Peeref 2023 (poster).
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