Items tagged “congenital heard defects”
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Atrial septal defect
Diagnosis almost certain
Published 17 Mar 2009
Cor triatriatum is an extremely rare and serious congenital cardiac anomaly. Epidemiology It is thought to account for ~0.1% of all congenital cardiac anomalies 3,4. Clinical presentation Clinical presentation depends on: degree of stenosis in the fibromuscular membrane the integrity of ...
Ventricular septal defect - muscular
Published 26 Nov 2011
Congenital heart disease in echocardiography (an approach)
The diagnosis of congenital heart disease in echocardiography is outside the scope of basic echocardiography, however, several common features may be recognized at the point of care which allow for initial stablization and management before a complete echocardiography exam may be performed. In ...