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Disease Truncus Arteriosus, Persistent

Name Truncus Arteriosus, Persistent
Synonym Persistent Truncus Arteriosus
Definition A congenital anomaly caused by the failed development of TRUNCUS ARTERIOSUS into separate AORTA and PULMONARY ARTERY. It is characterized by a single arterial trunk that forms the outlet for both HEART VENTRICLES and gives rise to the systemic, pulmonary, and coronary arteries. It is always accompanied by a ventricular septal defect.
Categories Cardiovascular disease | Congenital abnormality
MeSH® ID D014339

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1. DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cardiovascular Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Heart Defects, Congenital Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Heart Septal Defects Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Aortopulmonary Septal Defect Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Truncus Arteriosus, Persistent Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Heart Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Heart Defects, Congenital Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Heart Septal Defects Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Aortopulmonary Septal Defect Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Truncus Arteriosus, Persistent Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Congenital Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cardiovascular Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Heart Defects, Congenital Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Heart Septal Defects Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Aortopulmonary Septal Defect Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Truncus Arteriosus, Persistent Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Truncus Arteriosus, Persistent Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  CONOTRUNCAL HEART MALFORMATIONS Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Thomas Jewett Raines syndrome