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Correction of persistent truncus arteriosus
  1. M. A. Rogers,
  2. W. S. Winship,
  3. A. J. Coleman
  1. Thoracic Surgical Unit and Cardiac Units, Wentworth Hospital, and the Departments of Surgery, Medicine, and Anaesthetics, University of Natal


    Successful correction of a type 2 truncus arteriosus in an African boy of 10 years is reported. The surgical technique employed is described and preoperative and late postoperative haemodynamic data are documented.

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