Atrial septal defect

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Patient Data

Age: Young adult
X-ray

A young adult with a known atrial septal defect (ASD) with secondary pulmonary hypertension. As soon as flow reverses through the defect then the patient will then develop Eisenmenger syndrome.

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Case information

rID: 6287
Published: 24th May 2009
Last edited: 3rd Jan 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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