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2022 Feb 16

World J Clin Cases



Misdiagnosis of unroofed coronary sinus syndrome as an ostium primum atrial septal defect by echocardiography: A case report.


Chen J-L, Yu C-G, Wang D-J, Chen H-B
World J Clin Cases. 2022 Feb 16; 10(5):1592-1597.
PMID: 35211597.


Unroofed coronary sinus syndrome (UCSS) is a rare congenital heart disease, which has variable morphologic features and is strongly associated with persistent left superior vena cava (PLSVC). However, it is often difficult to visualize the left-to-right shunt pathway through the CS by transthoracic echocardiography (TTE).