Rush Center for Congenital and Structural Heart Diseases


Pentalogy of Cantrell

 

 

Patient B:

      Long axis view of the thorax & abdomen: demonstrates the ectopia cordis and omphalocele


Patient B:

      Cross section of the thorax: demonstrates the apical portion of the heart outside the thorax.



Patient B

       Zoomed view of the heart: demonstrates side by side great vessels and aorta overriding the VSD.



Patient C

Short axis of the thorax: demonstrates the sternal cleft.



Patient C

Short axis of the thorax: demonstrates the sternal cleft.




Patient D

      Long axis view of the thorax and abdomen: demonstrates abnormal cardiac axis with apex directed anteriorly and superiorly. There is a cystic structure in the left hemithorax.



Patient D

 

      Short axis view of the thorax: demonstrates dextroposition of the heart and the cystic structure in the left hemithorax.



Patient D

     2D echo & Color Doppler of short axis view of thorax: demonstrates the dextroposition of the heart and the cystic structure in the left hemithorax.