Undiagnosed Sinus Venosus Atrial Septal Defect Giving Rise to Eisenmenger Syndrome: A Case Report

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F Nabavizadeh 1 , * , C Mateescu 2

1 Department of Cardiology, Iranian Hospital, [email protected], UAE

2 Department of Research and Education, Iranian Hospital, UAE

How to Cite: Nabavizadeh F, Mateescu C. Undiagnosed Sinus Venosus Atrial Septal Defect Giving Rise to Eisenmenger Syndrome: A Case Report, Iran Red Crescent Med J. Online ahead of Print ; 12(4):495-497.

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Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: 12 (4); 495-497
Article Type: Case Report
Received: October 5, 2009
Accepted: February 8, 2010

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Abstract

Atrial septal defects are communications of variable size that occur in the heart and allow interatrial shunting. We report a 49-year-old lady with sinus venosus type ASD, diagnosed by trans-esophageal echocardiography.

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Sinus Venosus Atrial Septal Defect Eisenmenger Syndrome Iran

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