Total anomalous pulmonary venous return

Case contributed by Dr M Sanal Kumar


Cyanosis at birth, respiratory distress.

Patient Data

Age: 21

"Snowman" or "Figure of 8" appearance to the superior mediastinum indicative of supracardiac type of TAPVC

Case Discussion

"Snowman" or "Figure of 8" appearance is sign seen on chest x-rays in the supracardiac type of TAPVC.

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Case information

rID: 36637
Published: 5th May 2015
Last edited: 5th Dec 2015
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