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A bluish discoloration of the skin and mucous membranes resulting from inadequate oxygenation of the blood.

cy′a·not′ic (-nŏt′ĭk) adj.


[ˌsaɪəˈnɒtɪk] adjcianotico/a


a. cianótico-a, rel. a la cianosis o causado por ésta.


adj cianótico, con la piel azulada
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10 Three-dimensional echocardiography has now emerged as a way to improve cardiac imaging and to aid in the diagnosis of this complex cyanotic congenital heart disease.
The most common congenital cyanotic heart disease in adults is the tetralogy of Fallot (TOF).
Results: Young children, female gender, lower body weight and surface area, cyanotic heart diseases, types of procedures, longer time of CPB and aortic clamping time, low temperature, type of oxygenator used in CPB (affinity), higher total intra- operative doses of heparin and protamine, all were shown to significantly increase postoperative blood loss and transfusion requirement.
He was in a cyanotic condition due to lack of oxygen.
The patient appeared cyanotic and had edema of the face and upper extremities with engorgement of the superficial neck and chest veins.
The Secretary's Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders in Newborns and Children later adopted this report and recommended the addition of severe combined immune deficiency (SCID) and cyanotic congenital heart disease to the core panel.
They then discuss septal defects, acyanotic malformations and diseases of the aorta, cyanotic congenital heart disease, univentricular heart, congenital anomalies of the coronary arteries, and other lesions, including Marfan syndrome and primary pulmonary hypertension.
Abu Dhabi The first newborn screening programme in Abu Dhabi for critical cyanotic congenital heart disease (CCCHD), the most serious form of congenital heart disease (CHD) has been launched in Abu Dhabi.
Summary: ABU DHABI -- The Health Authority -- Abu Dhabi (HAAD), in association with the Children's National Medical Centre, rolled out a newborn screening programme in the emirate for critical cyanotic congenital heart disease (CCCHD)--the most serious form of congenital heart disease (CHD).
Des said his grandson was happiest between the ages of 14 and 15 and a half, when he seemed to be thriving despite his condition, known as complex cyanotic congenital heart disease.
6 68-86 32-56 Rumen Enlarged motility, Mucous lymph contractions/5 EHD status ([dagger]) membranes nodes min Suspected (n = 41) Cyanotic ND 0-12 (n = 2) PCR+ (n = 1) Cyanotic Prescapular, 0 submandibular Seropositive (n = 1) Hyperemic None 1 Virus isolated (n = 6) Normal color Submandibular 0-4 (n = 1) * EHD, epizootic hemorrhagic disease; ND, not detected.