Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Return (TAPVR) in Children

LIke ThisLIke ThisLIke ThisLIke ThisLIke This

Contact the Heart Center

Total or partial anomalous pulmonary venous return (TAPVR or PAPVR) is a rare heart defect in which a child’s pulmonary veins don’t connect normally to the left atrium. Instead they’re re-directed to the right atrium by way of an abnormal (anomalous) connection.

Comprehensive information about this congenital heart defect can be found on our site at anomalous pulmonary venous return (TAPVR or PAPVR).

The future of pediatrics will be forged by thinking differently, breaking paradigms and joining together in a shared vision of tackling the toughest challenges before us.”
- Sandra L. Fenwick, President and CEO
Close