patent ductus arteriosus

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Noun1.patent ductus arteriosus - a ductus arteriosus that failed to close at birth; may require surgical correction
ductus arteriosus - a blood vessel in a fetus that bypasses pulmonary circulation by connecting the pulmonary artery directly to the ascending aorta; normally closes at birth
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Among the cases dealt with by the medical team were atrial septal defects, ventricular septal defects, patent ductus arteriosus, aortic and pulmonary stenosis balloon valvuloplasty, right-side and left-side catheters, diagnostic catheterisations, pre- and during-procedure echocardiography, transesophageal echocardiography, defibrillation, and coronary stents.
She also has Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PDA), an opening between two blood vessels leading from the heart.
Keywords: Patent ductus arteriosus, device closure, residual leak
If the baby is born premature, a complication known as patent ductus arteriosis can occur in which a temporary conduit between a major artery and a major vein fails to close properly.
State-of-the-art hospital Le Bonheur Children's Hospital said on Thursday that its cardiologists have implanted the world's first commercially-approved medical device, the Amplatzer Piccolo Occluder, for transcatheter patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) closure in the tiniest babies (weighing as little as two pounds).
Soon after birth, a patent ductus arteriosus was detected and medically corrected.
The neonates who had persistent pulmonary hypertension, patent ductus arteriosus less than 3 days of age and patent foramen ovale were excluded.
The second case was for a child who had a Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PDA), a congenital heart condition that affects blood flow in a child's heart.
The team needed PS3,000 to save the poorly pup, who was born with a patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) - a heart defect.
may appear as atrial septal defect if opening into the right atrium and as patent ductus arteriosus if opening into pulmonary artery, may result in volume overload of left atrium exactly acting like mitral regurgitation and even left ventricular overload5 and behaving like aortic regurgitation.
Even for mild forms of CHD, SMR remained elevated (patent ductus arteriosus, SMR 4.5; atrial septal defects, SMR 4.9).
small atrial septal defects, complete atrio-ventricular septal defects, absent pulmonary valve syndrome, coronary artery malformations, patent ductus arteriosus and aorto-pulmonary collaterals5-7.