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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Pathology

          • Clinical Issues

            • Diagnostic Checklist

              TERMINOLOGY

              • Abbreviations

                • Aortopulmonary window (AP window, APW)
              • Synonyms

                • Aortopulmonary septal defect
                • Ventral aortopulmonary communication
              • Definitions

                • Abnormal communication between ascending aorta and main pulmonary artery (PA) &/or right pulmonary artery

              IMAGING

              • General Features

                • Radiographic Findings

                  • CT Findings

                    • MR Findings

                      • Ultrasonographic Findings

                        • Imaging Recommendations

                          DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                            PATHOLOGY

                            • General Features

                              • Staging, Grading, & Classification

                                CLINICAL ISSUES

                                • Presentation

                                  • Demographics

                                    • Natural History & Prognosis

                                      • Treatment

                                        DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                        • Consider

                                          • Reporting Tips

                                            Selected References

                                            1. Chelu RG et al: Evaluation of atrial septal defects with 4D flow MRI-multilevel and inter-reader reproducibility for quantification of shunt severity. MAGMA. ePub, 2018
                                            2. Law MA et al: Aortopulmonary Septal Defect 2018
                                            3. Awasthy N et al: Aortopulmonary window with crisscross pulmonary arteries: anatomically type 1, physiologically type 2. J Cardiovasc Echogr. 27(4):143-4, 2017
                                            4. Dyverfeldt P et al: 4D flow cardiovascular magnetic resonance consensus statement. J Cardiovasc Magn Reson. 17:72, 2015
                                            5. Rajiah P et al: Cardiac MRI: Part 1, cardiovascular shunts. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 197(4):W603-20, 2011
                                            6. Kimura-Hayama ET et al: Uncommon congenital and acquired aortic diseases: role of multidetector CT angiography. Radiographics. 30(1):79-98, 2010
                                            7. Jacobs JP et al: Congenital Heart Surgery Nomenclature and Database Project: aortopulmonary window. Ann Thorac Surg. 69(4 Suppl):S44-9, 2000
                                            8. Soares AM et al: Aortopulmonary window. Clinical and surgical assessment of 18 cases. Arq Bras Cardiol. 73(1):59-74, 1999
                                            9. Tkebuchava T et al: Congenital aortopulumonary window: diagnosis, surgical technique and long-term results. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 11(2):293-7, 1997
                                            10. Tiraboschi R et al: Aortopulmonary window in the first year of life: report on 11 surgical cases. Ann Thorac Surg. 46(4):438-41, 1988
                                            11. Kutsche LM et al: Anatomy and pathogenesis of aorticopulmonary septal defect. Am J Cardiol. 59(5):443-7, 1987
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                                            KEY FACTS

                                            • Terminology

                                              • Imaging

                                                • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                                  • Pathology

                                                    • Clinical Issues

                                                      • Diagnostic Checklist

                                                        TERMINOLOGY

                                                        • Abbreviations

                                                          • Aortopulmonary window (AP window, APW)
                                                        • Synonyms

                                                          • Aortopulmonary septal defect
                                                          • Ventral aortopulmonary communication
                                                        • Definitions

                                                          • Abnormal communication between ascending aorta and main pulmonary artery (PA) &/or right pulmonary artery

                                                        IMAGING

                                                        • General Features

                                                          • Radiographic Findings

                                                            • CT Findings

                                                              • MR Findings

                                                                • Ultrasonographic Findings

                                                                  • Imaging Recommendations

                                                                    DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                                      PATHOLOGY

                                                                      • General Features

                                                                        • Staging, Grading, & Classification

                                                                          CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                                          • Presentation

                                                                            • Demographics

                                                                              • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                                • Treatment

                                                                                  DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                                                  • Consider

                                                                                    • Reporting Tips

                                                                                      Selected References

                                                                                      1. Chelu RG et al: Evaluation of atrial septal defects with 4D flow MRI-multilevel and inter-reader reproducibility for quantification of shunt severity. MAGMA. ePub, 2018
                                                                                      2. Law MA et al: Aortopulmonary Septal Defect 2018
                                                                                      3. Awasthy N et al: Aortopulmonary window with crisscross pulmonary arteries: anatomically type 1, physiologically type 2. J Cardiovasc Echogr. 27(4):143-4, 2017
                                                                                      4. Dyverfeldt P et al: 4D flow cardiovascular magnetic resonance consensus statement. J Cardiovasc Magn Reson. 17:72, 2015
                                                                                      5. Rajiah P et al: Cardiac MRI: Part 1, cardiovascular shunts. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 197(4):W603-20, 2011
                                                                                      6. Kimura-Hayama ET et al: Uncommon congenital and acquired aortic diseases: role of multidetector CT angiography. Radiographics. 30(1):79-98, 2010
                                                                                      7. Jacobs JP et al: Congenital Heart Surgery Nomenclature and Database Project: aortopulmonary window. Ann Thorac Surg. 69(4 Suppl):S44-9, 2000
                                                                                      8. Soares AM et al: Aortopulmonary window. Clinical and surgical assessment of 18 cases. Arq Bras Cardiol. 73(1):59-74, 1999
                                                                                      9. Tkebuchava T et al: Congenital aortopulumonary window: diagnosis, surgical technique and long-term results. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 11(2):293-7, 1997
                                                                                      10. Tiraboschi R et al: Aortopulmonary window in the first year of life: report on 11 surgical cases. Ann Thorac Surg. 46(4):438-41, 1988
                                                                                      11. Kutsche LM et al: Anatomy and pathogenesis of aorticopulmonary septal defect. Am J Cardiol. 59(5):443-7, 1987