Taussig-Bing anomaly

Dr Vincent Tatco et al.

Taussig-Bing anomaly is a rare congenital heart malformation and is one of the variants of double outlet right ventricle. It consists of transposition of the aorta to the right ventricle and malposition of the pulmonary artery with subpulmonary ventricular septal defect.

History and etymology

It is named after Helen B. Taussig and Richard J. Bing who first described the anomaly in 1949 1,2.

Congenital heart disease

There is more than one way to present the variety of congenital heart diseases. Whichever way they are categorised, it is helpful to have a working understanding of normal and fetal circulation, as well as an understanding of the segmental approach to imaging in congenital heart disease.

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Article information

rID: 49555
Sections: Pathology, Syndromes
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Taussig-Bing syndrome
  • Taussig-Bing heart
  • Taussig-Bing complex

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