Fetal Cardiology September 2020 Abstracts


  1. A Membrane-Tethered Ubiquitination Pathway Regulates Hedgehog Signaling and Heart Development.

Kong JH, Young CB, Pusapati GV, Patel CB, Ho S, Krishnan A, Lin JI, Devine W, Moreau de Bellaing A, Athni TS, Aravind L, Gunn TM, Lo CW, Rohatgi R.

Dev Cell. 2020 Sep 19:S1534-5807(20)30670-5. doi: 10.1016/j.devcel.2020.08.012. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32966817


  1. Effects and side effects of maternal administration of indomethacin for fetal tricuspid valve dysplasia.

Hunter L, Vigneswaran TV, Pasupathy D, Callaghan N, Tenenbaum J, Zidere V, Simpson JM.

Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2020 Sep 17. doi: 10.1002/uog.23122. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32939846 No abstract available.


  1. Prenatal delineation of a distinct lethal fetal syndrome caused by a homozygous truncating KIDINS220 variant.

El-Dessouky SH, Issa MY, Aboulghar MM, Gaafar HM, Elarab AE, Ateya MI, Omar HH, Beetz C, Zaki MS.

Am J Med Genet A. 2020 Sep 10. doi: 10.1002/ajmg.a.61858. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32909676


  1. Abnormalities of placental development and function are associated with the different fetal growth patterns of hypoplastic left heart syndrome and transposition of the great arteries.

Courtney J, Troja W, Owens KJ, Brockway HM, Hinton AC, Hinton RB, Cnota JF, Jones HN.

Placenta. 2020 Sep 6;101:57-65. doi: 10.1016/j.placenta.2020.09.007. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32927345


  1. Anatomical Survey Versus Fetal Echocardiograms for Diagnosis of Cardiac Defects with a Single Umbilical Artery Cases: A Retrospective Cohort Study and Diagnostic Meta-analysis.

Tonismae T, Kline JH, Choe JJ, Schubert F, Tuuli M, Shanks A.

J Ultrasound Med. 2020 Sep 4. doi: 10.1002/jum.15483. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32885858


  1. Prenatal grading of fetal congenital heart disease and its influence on decision making during pregnancy and postnatal period: a prospective study.

Gowda M, Thiagarajan M, Satheesh S, Mondal N, Gochhait D, Godipelli L.

J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2020 Sep 3:1-9. doi: 10.1080/14767058.2020.1814245. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32883146


  1. Prenatal diagnosis of double-outlet right ventricle with tricuspid valve atresia, anomalous pulmonary vein connection, persistent left superior vena cava, and right atrial isomerism.

Yilmaz O, Celik OY.

J Clin Ultrasound. 2020 Sep 2. doi: 10.1002/jcu.22908. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32880971


  1. Epidemiology, prenatal diagnosis, and neonatal outcomes of congenital heart defects in eastern China: a hospital-based multicenter study.

Zhang X, Sun Y, Zhu J, Zhu Y, Qiu L.

BMC Pediatr. 2020 Sep 2;20(1):416. doi: 10.1186/s12887-020-02313-4.

PMID: 32878605 Free PMC article.


  1. Genetic Basis of Human Congenital Heart Disease.

Nees SN, Chung WK.

Cold Spring Harb Perspect Biol. 2020 Sep 1;12(9):a036749. doi: 10.1101/cshperspect.a036749.

PMID: 31818857


  1. Congenital right ventricular diverticulum formed by pulmonary regurgitative jet flow in a fetus with tetralogy of Fallot and absent pulmonary valve.

Lin L, Murakami T, Shiono J, Kodama O, Yamada N, Ohtani H, Horigome H.

Cardiovasc Pathol. 2020 Sep 28;50:107295. doi: 10.1016/j.carpath.2020.107295. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33002584


  1. Effects of nifedipine on fetal cardiac function in preterm labor.

Yilmaz O, Göncü AŞ.

J Perinat Med. 2020 Sep 25;48(7):723-727. doi: 10.1515/jpm-2020-0160.

PMID: 32710721


  1. Prenatal Diagnosis of Isolated Atrioventricular Discordance and Ventriculoarterial Concordance and Double-Outlet Right Ventricle in Situs Inversus: Case Report and Review of the Literature.

Aljemmali S, Bokowski J, Diab K.

Pediatr Cardiol. 2020 Sep 24. doi: 10.1007/s00246-020-02467-z. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32970245


  1. Prenatal features, associated co-morbidities and clinical course of agenesis of the ductus venosus in the current era.

McBrien A, Caluseriu O, Niederhoffer KY, Hornberger LK.

Prenat Diagn. 2020 Sep 13. doi: 10.1002/pd.5827. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32920862


  1. Fetal Echocardiography in a Pregnancy with Planned Home Birth.

Watson R, Panchangam C.

Neoreviews. 2020 Sep;21(9):e636-e638. doi: 10.1542/neo.21-9-e636.

PMID: 32873660 No abstract available.