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Disease Ductus Arteriosus, Patent

Name Ductus Arteriosus, Patent
Synonyms Patency of the Ductus Arteriosus | Patent Ductus Arteriosus | PATENT DUCTUS ARTERIOSUS 1 | Patent Ductus Arteriosus Familial | PDA | PDA1
Definition A congenital heart defect characterized by the persistent opening of fetal DUCTUS ARTERIOSUS that connects the PULMONARY ARTERY to the descending aorta (AORTA, DESCENDING) allowing unoxygenated blood to bypass the lung and flow to the PLACENTA. Normally, the ductus is closed shortly after birth.
Categories Cardiovascular disease | Congenital abnormality
MeSH® ID D004374
OMIM® ID 607411
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