Current Research: Cardiology
Current Research: Cardiology

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Ebstein anomaly in an asymptomatic nonagenarian: A case report

Author(s): Mahmut Yesin, Macit Kalcik, Emrah Bayam, M Ozan Gursoy, Suleyman Karakoyun, Mehmat Ozkan

Ebstein’s anomaly (EA) is a rare cardiac congenital malformation characterized by apical displacement of the septal and posterior tricuspid leaflets, resulting in atrialization of the right ventricle. Many congenital cardiac anomalies may be associated with EA. Clinical presentation depends on anatomical severity and other associated cardiac anomalies. Here, a case of EA in an asymptomatic 92-year-old woman who had given birth seven times is presented.


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Current Research: Cardiology