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Shone’s syndrome in adult. Report of a case

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Author(s): Juan Valiente Mustelier | Alberto Antonio Yanes Quintana | Raymid García Fernández | Yoel Isaac Tuya Acosta

Journal: Revista Cubana de Cardiología y Cirugía Cardiovascular
ISSN 0864-2168

Volume: 17;
Issue: 3;
Start page: 259;
Date: 2011;
Original page

Keywords: Shone´s Syndrome | supravalvular mitral membrane | subaortic stenosis | aortic stenosis | echocardiography

ABSTRACT
Shone´s syndrome is a rare entity characterized by four basics defects: supravalvular mitralring, valvular mitral stenosis by a parachute mitral valve, subaortic stenosis and aortic coarctation.This entity commonly curses with its incomplete form and other abnormalities are frequentlypresent. The patient is a 43 years old female, who came to the EchocardiographyDepartment for a routine study, detecting supravalvular mitral membrane, dysplastic mitralvalve, subaortic stenosis, bicuspid aortic valves and mild aortic coarctation. We concludedthis case as a Shone´s Syndrome.
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