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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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Thus, the aim of the present study is to determine the maximum P-wave duration and P dispersion immediately after procedure and to compare these values in groups of patients underwent implantation of different devices such as ASO and a new device Occlutech Figulla atrial septal defect occluder (FSO).
This patient is unique in that she had isolated right ventricular failure due to atrial septal defect, with normal left ventricular function.
Treatment for an atrial septal defect depends on the age of diagnosis, the number of or seriousness of symptoms, size of the hole, and presence of other conditions.
The condition, medically known as an atrial septal defect (ASD), is the commonest problem in patients with congenital heart defects.
Two-and-a-half-year-old Khushali, who suffers the condition called atrial septal defect (a hole in the septum between the heart's two upper chambers), was adopted by the Michales after being rejected by many Indian couples because of this problem, said Jagdish Bhimani, the Kathiawad Nirashrit Balashram (orphanage)'s secretary.
CHICAGO -- Think nickel allergy in patients who complain of new-onset or worsening migraine following percutaneous closure of a patent foramen ovale or atrial septal defect, Dr.
When Eisenmenger physiology does develop, the wide and fixed split, characteristic of the second sound in atrial septal defect, usually persists (2).
Causes of Ortner's syndrome that have been described in the literature include atrial septal defect, Eisenmenger's complex, patent ductus arteriosus, primary pulmonary hypertension, and aortic aneurysm.
Focus on Safety and Effectiveness of GORE[R] HELEX[R] Septal Occluder for Closure of Atrial Septal Defect (ASD)
After undergoing a successful procedure for Atrial Septal Defect in the wall separating the right and left atria of the heart, Aala is well on her way to good health.

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