Acyanotic congenital heart disease

Dr Jeremy Jones and A.Prof Frank Gaillard et al.

Acyanotic congenital heart disease comprises numerous aetiologies, which can be divided into those with increased pulmonary vascularity (pulmonary plethora) and those with normal vascularity:

Congenital heart disease

There is more than one way to present the variety of congenital heart diseases. Whichever way they are categorised, it is helpful to have a working understanding of normal and fetal circulation, as well as an understanding of the segmental approach to imaging in congenital heart disease.

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rID: 8471
Tags: heart, refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Congenital heart disease - acyanotic

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    Case 1: ventricular septal defect
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    Case 2: AVSD
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    Case 3: atrial septal defect
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    Case 4: patent ductus arteriosus
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