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Table 4 List of complications after Fontan procedures

From: 30-year experience of Fontan surgery: single-centre’s data

Complication Number
Taken down of Fontan 3
Redo Fontan 15
Protein-losing enteropathy 2
Bleeding complications 6
Trombembolism 2
Heart failure managed by left heart bypass 1
Aortic insufficiency managed by valvuloplasty 1
Focal epilepsy 1
Tracheal stenosis 1
Chylothorax 1
Arrhythmias 6
Paresis of hemidiaphragm 1
  1. These complications are not mutually exclusive; some patients had few complications