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Acquired combined immunodeficiency associated with protein losing enteropathy complicating Fontan operation
  1. S Chakrabarti,
  2. B R Keeton,
  3. A P Salmon,
  4. J J Vettukattil
  1. Wessex Cardiac Unit, Tremona Road, Southampton, UK
  1. Correspondence to:
    Dr Joseph J Vettukattil, Wessex Cardiac Unit, Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK;


It is vitally important that the immunological aspect of protein losing enteropathy following Fontan procedures is highlighted, in order to decrease significant morbidity and mortality

  • Fontan operation
  • immunodeficiency
  • protein losing enteropathy

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