pulmonary stenosis


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pulmonary stenosis

[′pu̇l·mə‚ner·ē stə′nō·səs]
(medicine)
Narrowing of the orifice of the pulmonary artery.
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But with pulmonary stenosis, one of the arteries is far too thin to be able to swap them round.
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An echocardiogram showed an unbalanced complete atrioventricular septal defect with a large inlet ventricular septal defect, hypoplastic left ventricle, double outlet right ventricle and severe infundibular and valvular pulmonary stenosis.
Pulmonary stenosis, atrial septal defect and left-to-right shunt with intact ventricular septum: a distinct hemodynamic-morphologic syndrome.
The patient's past medical history was notable only for repair of an atrial septal defect and supravalvar pulmonary stenosis at 11 months of age.
in pulmonary stenosis, the pulmonary valve (which lets blood flow from the right ventricle to the lungs) is narrowed.