Table 2

Type of Fontan procedure and reoperations (n = 28)

First operationPatients (n)Reoperations (n)Type of reoperation (number)
Right atrium–pulmonary artery202
 Hancock valved heterograft42RA-PA direct anastomosis (1) RA-PA aorta homograft (1)
 Direct anastomosis160
  with atrial fenestration8
  without atrial fenestration8
Right atrium–right ventricle75
 Hancock valved heterograft53RA-RV aorta homograft (2) RA-RV non-valved heterograft (1)
 Carpentier–Edwards valved heterograft22RA-RV pulmonalis homograft (1) RA-RV non-valved heterograft (1)
Total cavopulmonary connection10
  • PA, pulmonary artery; RA, right atrium; RV, right ventricle.