What are the possible complications of a repaired tetralogy of Fallot (TOF) in adults?

Updated: Nov 13, 2018
  • Author: Shabir Bhimji, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Yasmine S Ali, MD, FACC, FACP, MSCI  more...
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Answer

Adults with repaired tetralogy of Fallot during infancy can present with the following complications later in life:

  • Right heart failure

  • Atrial and ventricular arrhythmias

  • Sudden death

  • Endocarditis

  • Septic central emboli

See Surgical Complications in patients with repaired tetralogy of Fallot.


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