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Right superior vena cava draining into the left atrium in a patient with sinus venosus defect
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  • Meletios KanakisOrcid,
  • Thomas Martens,
  • Cleo Laskari,
  • Theofili Kousi ,
  • Afroditi Karafotia,
  • Dimitrios Bobos,
  • Nicholas Giannopoulos
Meletios Kanakis
Orcid
Onassis Cardiac Surgery Center
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Thomas Martens
University Hospital Ghent Heart Center
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Cleo Laskari
Onassis Cardiac Surgery Center, Athens, Greece
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Theofili Kousi
Onassis Cardiac Surgery Centre
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Afroditi Karafotia
Onassis Cardiac Surgery Centre
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Dimitrios Bobos
Onassis Cardiac Surgery Centre
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Nicholas Giannopoulos
Onassis Cardiac Surgery Centre
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Peer review status:ACCEPTED

30 Jul 2020Submitted to Journal of Cardiac Surgery
31 Jul 2020Submission Checks Completed
31 Jul 2020Assigned to Editor
31 Jul 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned
31 Jul 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
31 Jul 2020Editorial Decision: Revise Minor
03 Aug 20201st Revision Received
05 Aug 2020Assigned to Editor
05 Aug 2020Submission Checks Completed
05 Aug 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned
05 Aug 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
05 Aug 2020Editorial Decision: Revise Minor
07 Aug 20202nd Revision Received
08 Aug 2020Submission Checks Completed
08 Aug 2020Assigned to Editor
08 Aug 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned
10 Aug 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
10 Aug 2020Editorial Decision: Accept

Abstract

Right superior vena cava draining in the left atrium is a rare anomaly, commonly associated with other cardiac defects. Herein we present the case of a 9 year old patient, asymptomatic but with right heart dilation with sinus venous defect, bilateral superior vena cavas with the right draining into the left atrium.