ductus arteriosus


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ductus arteriosus

[′dək·təs ‚är·tīr·ē′ō·səs]
(embryology)
Blood shunt between the pulmonary artery and the aorta of the mammalian embryo.
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Comparisons were conducted in the ventricular septal defect, atrial septal defect, patent ductus arteriosus, tetralogy of Fallot, and overall cardiovascular malformations subgroups because they consisted of relatively large sample sizes.
Keywords: Device closure, Femoral artery puncture, Patent ductus arteriosus, Transthoracic echocardiography.
Congenital mydriasis combined with aneurysmal dilatation of a persistent ductus arteriosus Botalli: a rare syndrome.
sup][3],[4] We describe here a rare coexistence of omphalocele, dextrocardia with patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) along with a brief review on the anesthetic challenges.
In 1971 Fay showed that there were oxygen sensors in the ductus arteriosus [55].
Right sided aortic arch with aberrant left subclavian artery can be explained on the basis of regression in left arch involving dorsal segment between left common carotid artery and left subclavian arteries with regression of right ductus arteriosus.
Reports of cardiac defects in camelid species include VSD, patent ductus arteriosus, transposition of the great vessels, persistent right aortic arch, pulmonary atresia with a VSD, and CAT in a llama [1, 6, 15-17].
On echocardiography a small patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) with left-to-right shunting was detected.
Michael, of New Stevenston, Lanarkshire, was diagnosed with congenital heart defect patent ductus arteriosus two days after his birth in March last year.
Budesonide also significantly reduced the incidence of two important secondary outcomes: patent ductus arteriosus requiring surgical ligation (RR, 0.
Title: Oral Ibuprofen Safety Profile for Closure of Patent Ductus Arteriosus in Preterm Infants
Congenital heart diseases like Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PDA) can lead to pulmonary hypertension which is the main cause of PA dissection.