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Out of the frying pan into the fire—the never forgiving complex congenital heart: a case of liquefied splenic infarct post-electrophysiology ablation
  1. Isma Rafiq,
  2. Danielle Deaville-Lees,
  3. Leisa J Freeman
  1. Department of Cardiology, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, UK
  1. Correspondence to Dr Isma Rafiq, Department of Cardiology, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Colney lane, Norwich, Norfolk NR4 7UY, UK; ismach{at}doctors.org.uk

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A 36-year-old man born with pulmonary atresia intact ventricular septum, atrial septal defect and Ebstein anomaly with hypoplastic right heart (figure 1 and online supplementary video). Waterson shunt had been performed in childhood, but over a period of time it had occluded with pulmonary circulation being dependent on bronchopulmonary collaterals. He is on targeted therapy for pulmonary hypertension. He was symptomatic with intermittent focal atrial tachycardia, despite amiodarone therapy. Coumarin therapy was avoided due …

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