Ventricular septal defect

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

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Patient Data

Age: Neonate
X-ray

Chest x-ray

Chest x-ray demonstrates prominent pulmonary vasculature (active congestion) without pleural effusions or convincing consolidation. The heart is prominent. 

Case Discussion

This case demonstrate typical appearances of a significant left to right shunt, in this case a ventriculoseptal defect (VSD).

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Case information

rID: 7445
Case created: 2nd Nov 2009
Last edited: 11th Dec 2016
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