Arterial switch. Arterial switch procedure - the basic procedure is to switch the transposed vessels, to establish normal blood circulation.The coronary vessels are switched as well. In many cases there is also a vsd that will be closed at the same time.
Arterial vs atrial. When anatomy ideal, hypothermic cardiopulmonary bypass and cardioplegic arrest done, aorta transected, left main and right main coronary buttons made, pulmonary artery transected, lecompte maneuver done, coronary buttons translocated to neoaorta, aorta is anastomosed to left v-a trunk, pulnomary artery anastomosed to reconstructed pulmonary trunk.Atrial switch operation may be required otherwise.Asdcl.