Atrial septal defect

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Patient Data

Age: Young adult
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Case Discussion

Young adult with an atrial septal defect (ASD) with pulmonary hypertension. As soon as flow reverses though the defect then the patient will have Eisenmenger's syndrome.

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Case information

rID: 6287
Case created: 24th May 2009
Last edited: 20th Nov 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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