A rare cause of syncope: Cor triatriatum
Süleyman Ercan1, Muhammed Oylumlu2, Vedat Davutoğlu1, Fethi Yavuz1, Hasan Büyükaslan3, Suat Zengin4
1Department Of Cardiology, Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey
2Department Of Cardiology, Şehitkamil State Hospital, Gaziantep, Turkey
3Department Of Emergancy, Training And Research Hospital, Şanlıurfa, Turkey
4Department Of Emergancy, Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey
Keywords: Cor triatriatum sinistra, syncope, left atrium
Cor triatriatum sinistra (CTS) is seen as a rare congenital cardiac anomaly. The orifice diameter on the membrane dividing left atria and pulmonary artery pressure are important determinant in the clinical course. The patients usually come symptoms with mimicing the mitral valve stenosis during young adult. We diagnosed exist of CTS as a structurel heart disease at 17-year old young woman with syncopal attack. We presented in this case KTS rarely cause of the syncope etiology as structurel heart diseases.