Right Atrial Tamponade Post Atrial Septal Defect Surgery in a ChildKumar V1*, Tiwari N2, Joshi Sajan3 and Kumar G2
- *Corresponding Author:
- Kumar V
Army Hospital, R&R, Dhaula kuan
New delhi, India
E-mail: [email protected]
Received date: June 22, 2017; Accepted date: June 30, 2017; Published date: July 04, 2017
Citation: Kumar V, Tiwari N, Sajan J, Kumar G (2017) Right Atrial Tamponade Post Atrial Septal Defect Surgery in a Child. J Cardiovasc Dis Diagn 5:i107. doi: 10.4172/2329-9517.1000i107
Copyright: © 2017 Kumar V, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
This report describes a rare and life threatening occurrence of right atrial tamponade secondary to massive intrapericardial clot compressing the right atrium, in a three year old child post atrial septal defect surgery.