TAPVD

AcronymDefinition
TAPVDTotal Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Drainage (congenital heart disease)
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Infra-cardiac TAPVD represents approximately 10% of congenital TAPVD.
The role of the general radiologist is vital in suspecting the diagnosis of infra-cardiac TAPVD based on the plain radiograph.
At Birmingham, staff were still drawing a blank and it was only on the hunch of one of the consultants that he was eventually tested for TAPVD - total anomalous pulmonary venous drainage - an extremely rare condition where veins take blood to the wrong side of the heart.