ⓘ Glenn procedure

                                     

ⓘ Glenn procedure

Glenn procedure is a palliative surgical procedure performed for patients with Tricuspid atresia. It is also part of the surgical treatment path for hypoplastic left heart syndrome. This procedure has been largely replaced by Bidirectional Glenn procedure.

It connects the superior Vena cava with the right pulmonary artery.

                                     
  • The bidirectional Glenn shunt or hemi - Fontan procedure is one of several surgical techniques used to temporarily improve cardiac function in patients with
  • shunt, also known as a modified Glenn procedure or Hemi - Fontan. The third surgery Stage 3 is the Fontan procedure in which the inferior vena cava
  • reported in 1984. Technically it is very similar to the Bidirectional Glenn procedure used to direct half the body s venous blood flow into the lungs. However
  • The first stage, also called a Bidirectional Glenn procedure or Hemi - Fontan see also Kawashima procedure involves redirecting oxygen - poor blood from
  • case he landed near southern Pacific Ocean islands. The original procedure called for Glenn to exit through the top hatch, but he was uncomfortably warm and
  • Stuart. William Glenn 88, Surgeon Who Invented Heart Procedure The New York Times, March 17, 2003. Accessed May 22, 2009. Glenn William W. L., M
  • af.mil Airport page at Glenn County website Aerial image as of August 1998 from USGS The National Map FAA Terminal Procedures for WLW, effective January
  • Glenn Edward Greenwald born March 6, 1967 is an American journalist and author. He is best known for a series of reports published from June 2013 by
  • specialized in comparative law, private international law, and civil procedure Glenn was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, in 1940. He studied law at Queen s
  • possible Glenn procedure is done. Later, surgical options include the Damus Kaye Stansel procedure the Fontan procedure and the Norwood procedure The goal