septal defect

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Noun1.septal defect - a congenital abnormality in the septum between the left and right sides of the heart
congenital heart defect - a birth defect involving the heart
atrial septal defect - an abnormal opening between the left and right atria of the heart
ventricular septal defect - a common congenital heart defect; an abnormal opening in the septum dividing the ventricles allows blood to pass directly from the left to the right ventricle; large openings may cause congestive heart failure
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Lutembacher syndrome is characterized by a congenital ostium secundum atrial septal defect and an acquired mitral valve stenosis.
HYDERABAD -- Atrial Septal Defect (ASD), a congenital child heart disorder, is an opening in the atrial septum and the opening in the atrial septum allows the blood from either side to mix, decreasing the efficiency of the heart's function.
Crochetage" (notch) on R wave in inferior limb leads: a new independent electrocardiographic sign of atrial septal defect.
Large ventricular septal defect, overriding aorta, right ventricular outflow tract obstruction and right ventricular hypertrophy are typical features of TOF2-4.
Objective: To review the surgical outcome of doubly committed subarterial (DCSA) ventricular septal defect repair.
Exposure to clindamycin and doxycycline during the first trimester may be associated with an increased risk of organ-specific malformations such as ventricular/atrial septal defect, new research suggests.
Structural defects are seen in 75% of the cases and include both atrial and ventricular septal defect.
In addition, Zahid had a large defect in the wall separating the right and left atria called atrial septal defect with abnormal pulmonary venous drainage.
Background: Currently, transcatheter closure of perimembranous ventricular septal defect (pmVSD) is a widely accepted therapeutic modality.
Cardiovascular malformations were diagnostically categorized in the following nine subtypes: ventricular septal defect, atrial septal defect, patent ductus arteriosus, coarctation of aorta, pulmonary valve stenosis, tetralogy of Fallot, hypoplastic left heart syndrome, transposition of conducting arteries, and other uncommon subtypes such as ectopia cordis, ventricular double outlets, tricuspid atresia, inborn aortic arch anomalies, and others.
Further interrogation confirmed blood flow between the LV and the RA, consistent with an acquired Gerbode-type ventricular septal defect (VSD), with flow present in both systole and diastole.