Patent ductus arteriosus closure device

Case contributed by Pir Abdul Ahad Aziz Qureshi


Known case of patent ductus arteriosus (PDA).

Patient Data

Age: 12 years
Gender: Female

The PDA closure device is seen in place at the region of the aortopulmonary window

Case Discussion

This is a known case of patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) managed by endovascular closure. Treatment of PDA can be medical (indomethacin), endovascular (various closure devices) or surgical (clipping or ligation).

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