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what exactly is the surgical glen procedure?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Glenn Procedure: Used for Tricuspid atresia.
Answered on May 18, 2015
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Glen Procedure: A palliative surgical procedure for Tricuspid Atresia & Hypoplastic Left Heart syndrome. It is replaced by Bidirectional Glen procedure where the Superior Vena Cava is connected to Right Pulmonary Artery.
Answered on May 16, 2015

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