pulmonary stenosis


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Noun1.pulmonary stenosis - abnormal narrowing of the opening into the pulmonary artery from the right ventricle
stenosis, stricture - abnormal narrowing of a bodily canal or passageway
Fallot's syndrome, Fallot's tetralogy, tetralogy of Fallot - a congenital heart defect producing cyanosis; characterized by four symptoms: pulmonary stenosis and ventricular septal defect and malposition of the aorta over both ventricles and hypertrophy of the right ventricle
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In the second case, the baby was premature at 35 weeks' gestation, and the echocardiogram demonstrated severe pulmonary stenosis and severe tricuspid regurgitation.
Associated defects like PDA, ASD and pulmonary stenosis were repaired during procedure.
We are reporting a rare variant of this syndrome having a complex congenital cardiac disease, including tricuspid atresia, pulmonary stenosis, and atrial septal aneurysm in association with the usual ASD, VSD, and the structural skeletal defects along with an unusual presentation of stroke.
3) It precisely identifies and allows enlargement of all branch pulmonary stenosis so as to yield subsystemic right ventricular pressures after ventricular septation.
A 46-year-old female patient, weighing 64 kg, with VSD and mild pulmonary stenosis, was posted for cholecystectomy.
Ectopia cordis is frequently accompanied by congenital heart disorders including ventricular septal defect, atrial septal defect, pulmonary stenosis, fallot tetralogy, right ventricular diverticle, double outlet right ventricle and more rarely with single ventricle, transposition of the great arteries and atrioventricular septal defect (1, 7, 9, 11).
Rastelli operation for transposition of the great arteries with ventricular septal defect and pulmonary stenosis.
He also has pulmonary stenosis which means his main heart valve is too narrow so his heart is work-working twice as hard to get oxygenated blood into his body.
Tetralogy of Fallot is a standard, though complicated heart defect, which, in Anna's case, included a ventricular septal defect (a large hole between the ventricles), transposition of the major arteries, left pulmonary stenosis (narrowing of the pulmonary artery), and ventricular enlargement.
Six-year-old Lauren Hawes has been treated for a cardiac condition called pulmonary stenosis which is where the valve between the right pumping chamber and the large blood vessel that carries blood to the lungs is narrowed.
She also had pulmonary stenosis, a narrowing of the left pulmonary artery, which feeds blood to the lungs.