hrp0095p1-323 | Growth and Syndromes | ESPE2022
, Ali Hamdy
, Yassen Haytham
, Mahmoud Nazla
, Itani Maya
The benefits of surgical repair on long term growth in children with tetralogy of Fallot (TOF) have been variable. Surgery undertaken beyond infancy has often been associated with a residual degree of growth impairment. Primary repair of during early infancy was adopted in many centres, if clinically indicated. We examined the effects of full early surgical correction of TOF on linear growth for 2 years postoperatively. Anthropometric data of infants with TOF before and after ...