Atrial septal closure closure device

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones

An ASD closure device is noted just to the left of the vertebral column. 

Case Discussion

Transcatheter closure of atrial septal defects have been shown to be quicker, tolerated better and cheaper but just as effective as traditional surgical repair. 

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 8035
Published: 4th Jan 2010
Last edited: 17th Oct 2015
System: Cardiac, Chest
Tag: devices
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.

Alert accept

Error Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

Alert accept Thank you for updating your details.