Surgical repair of a submitral aneurysm in a three-year-old child
Journal of Cardiac Surgery, 04/13/2012
Singh S et al. – Submitral aneurysm (SMA) is a rare anomaly occurring adjacent to the posterior leaflet of the mitral valve. It usually presents in young adults and it is uncommon in the pediatric age group. Authors report one case of SMA in a three–year–old child and its successful surgical management.