Transposition of Great Arteries (TGA) - Presentation
Last Updated : 6/15/2010
Amar Taksande
TGA with intact ventricular septum
• Cyanosis at birth
• The second heart sound is single and loud with no systolic murmur

TGA with large VSD
• Mild cyanosis
• Signs of congestive heart failure may become evident over the first 3-6 weeks
• Palpable right ventricular impulse
• On auscultation, a prominent grade 3-4/6 holosystolic murmur, third heart sound, mid-diastolic rumble, and a gallop rhythm are heard

TGA with VSD and Left ventricular outflow tract Obstruction
• Extreme cyanosis at birth
• A single or narrowly split, diminished S2 and grade 2-3/6 ejection systolic murmur

Contributor Information and Disclosures

Amar Taksande
MD, FIAE, Fellowship in Paed. Cardiology
Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Sawangi ( Meghe), Wardha

First Created : 1/9/2001
Last Updated : 6/15/2010


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