atrial septal defect

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an abnormal opening between the left and right atria of the heart

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While common pathology of the patients carrying Gln170ter mutation (51) reported to date included atrial septal defects (ASD) and atrio-ventricular conduction defects, our patient had only ASD from these common findings.
Acute inferior cardiac inflow obstruction resulting from inadvertent surgical closure of a prominent Eustachian valve mistaken for an atrial septal defect.
They are particularly associated with atrial septal defects and with severe atrioventricular valve regurgitation.
Indications for Use in the US: The GORE HELEX Septal Occluder is a permanently implanted prosthesis indicated for the percutaneous, transcatheter closure of ostium secundum Atrial Septal Defect (ASD).
The original diagnosis was made following the discovery of an incidental murmur on physical examination at one year of age and subsequent trans-thoracic (TTE) and transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) revealed what was thought to be a large secundum atrial septal defect with adequate margins for deployment of a percutaneous closure device.
Five-year-old Audrey Hilliard was born with a hole in her heart called an atrial septal defect, which can damage the heart and lungs.
The GORE HELEX Septal Occluder was approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) last year for treatment of Atrial Septal Defect (ASD), a congenital heart defect.
The seven-and-a-half-month-old child, born prematurely in February with an atrial septal defect -- a hole in the heart's atrium or upper-chambers wall, currently weighs just over 10 pounds.
Food & Drug Administration (FDA) to treat atrial septal defect (ASD) in the heart and has been used to treat thousands of children and adults worldwide since first entering clinical trials in 1999.
Children with previously diagnosed cardiac abnormalities among the whole study group (n=4,370) Cardiac pathology n Rheumatic heart disease 3 Tetralogy of Fallot * 2 Ventricular septal defect 2 Transposition of the great arteries ** 1 Atrial septal defect *** 1 Aortic coarctation *** 1 Patent ductus arteriosus *** Total 11 (0.
Diagnostic tests may detect an atrial septal defect (ASD) or a patent foramen ovale (PFO), both of which are "holes" in the tissue separating the right and left atria.
An atrial septal defect (ASD) is literally an abnormal opening between the right and left atria.
The most common congenital diseases for the entire group was ventricular septal defect (22%), followed by atrial septal defect (15%), and pulmonary valve abnormality (10%).
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