X-ray

Chest x-ray

Frontal
Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ This case demonstrates typical appearances of a significant left to right shunt, in this case, a ventricular septal defect (VSD). ”

Used in the following article:

  • Acyanotic congenital heart disease - “ Acyanotic congenital heart disease comprises numerous etiologies, which can be divided into those with increased pulmonary vascularity (pulmonary ...”
  • Ventricular septal defect - “ Ventricular septal defects (VSD) represent defects in the interventricular septum that allow a hemodynamic communication between the right and lef...”
  • Cardiovascular shunts - “ Cardiovascular (cardiac) shunts are abnormal connections between the pulmonary and systemic circulations. Most commonly they are the result of con...”
  • Congenital cardiovascular anomalies - “ Congenital cardiovascular anomalies are relatively common, with an incidence of up to 1% if small muscular VSDs are included. As a group, there is...”
  • Tetralogy of Fallot - “ Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF) is the overall most common cyanotic congenital heart condition with many cases presenting after the newborn period. It h...”
  • Atrioventricular septal defect - “ Atrioventricular septal defects (AVSDs), also known as atrioventricular canal defects or endocardial cushion defects, comprise of a relatively wid...”

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