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defect

Crystallog a local deviation from regularity in the crystal lattice of a solid

Defect

In lumber, an irregularity occurring in or on wood that will tend to impair its strength, durability, or utility value.

defect

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(science and technology)
An irregularity that spoils the appearance or impairs the usefulness or effectiveness of an object or a material by causing weakness or failure.

defect

In wood, a fault that may reduce its durability, usefulness, or strength.

defect

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Keywords: Atrial Septal Defect, Lutembacher Syndrome, Mitral stenosis, Transthoracic Echocardiography
Mohammad Kashif Shaikh informed about the diagnosis of an Atrial Septal Defect (ASD) in a newborn or an older child should prompt consultation with a pediatric cardiologist.
Crochetage" (notch) on R wave in inferior limb leads: a new independent electrocardiographic sign of atrial septal defect.
Quality of life 20 and 30 years after surgery in patients operated on for tetralogy of Fallot and for atrial septal defect.
To study the short-term remodelling changes after surgical closure of atrial septal defect by clinical, electrocardiographic, radiologic and echocardiographic methods.
10] exposure and multiple congenital heart defects, but not isolated atrial and atrial septal defects, ventricular septal defect, or patent ductus arteriosus, at an average [PM.
e, superior caval atrial septal defect coexists with PAPVC.
Balloon assisted technique for closure of large atrial septal defects Images Paediatr Cardiol.
Early ECG abnormalities associated with transcatheter closure of atrial septal defects using the Amplatzer septal occluder.
Atrial septal defects are the most common congenital cardiac lesions after bicuspid aortic valve in adults; 75% of these are of the ostium secundum variety (5).
The mortality was lowest in non-cyanotic defects with patients diagnosed with atrial septal defects having the lowest mortality.