From Big Medical Encyclopedia

TAUSSIG-SNELLENA-ALBERSA SYNDROME (N of V. of Taussig, amer. cardiologist, sort. in 1898; N of A. Snellen, amer. doctor of 20 century, F. N of Albers, amer. doctor of 20 century; a syndrome) — inborn heart disease: falling of all pulmonary veins into the front cardinal vein remaining at the child in the form of an additional left vena cava — see. Heart diseases inborn .