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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Rastelli operation for transposition of the great arteries with ventricular septal defect and pulmonary stenosis.
05 Data are presented as mean SD and number (percentage) * Unpaired t-test and Chi-square test MPI--myocardial performance index, PE--pulmonary embolism, PS-- pulmonary stenosis, RV--right ventricle, TAPSE--tricuspid annular plane systolic excursion, 2D--two dimensional Table 2.
tetralogy of Fallot with associated post-valvar pulmonary stenosis and aortic coarctation with associated VSD).
A friendship gradually blossomed into romance but it was only after several dates that Suzanne told Alistair that she suffered from pulmonary stenosis and was astonished when she discovered he had an almost identical, but more serious condition, known as aortic stenosis.
He was taken to the UHW when he was diagnosed with transposition of the great arteries, pulmonary stenosis and ventricular septal defect, which is a hole in the heart.
Pulmonary stenosis results from a defect with the pulmonic valve that resides between the right ventricle and the pulmonary artery.
Regression of infundibular pulmonary stenosis after successful balloon pulmonary valvuloplasty in adults.
The child, who lights up a room with his good nature and infectious smile, was born with Noonan syndrome, a genetic disorder that inhibits normal physical development; cerebral palsy, a disorder involving brain development; and pulmonary stenosis, a heart birth defect.
Born with only two chambers in her heart instead of four, a big hole in the middle of it, transposed arteries, pulmonary stenosis, a badly damaged right lung and situs inversus (reversal of internal organs), Isabelle was referred by OHSU doctors to the University of Michigan, where doctors said she was a "one in a million" case.
Subjects had a variety of congenital heart defects, including aortic valve replacement, tetralogy of Fallot, Ebstein anomaly, ventricular septal defect, atrioventricular septal defect, and pulmonary stenosis.