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Disease Pulmonary Atresia

Name Pulmonary Atresia
Synonyms Atresia, Pulmonary | Atresia, Pulmonary Valve | Atresias, Pulmonary | Atresias, Pulmonary Valve | Pulmonary Atresias | Pulmonary Valve Atresia | Pulmonary Valve Atresias | Valve Atresia, Pulmonary | Valve Atresias, Pulmonary
Definition A congenital heart defect characterized by the narrowing or complete absence of the opening between the RIGHT VENTRICLE and the PULMONARY ARTERY. Lacking a normal PULMONARY VALVE, unoxygenated blood in the right ventricle can not be effectively pumped into the lung for oxygenation. Clinical features include rapid breathing, CYANOSIS, right ventricle atrophy, and abnormal heart sounds (HEART MURMURS).
Categories Cardiovascular disease | Congenital abnormality
MeSH® ID D018633

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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 Vascular Malformations Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Pulmonary Atresia 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 Valve Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Pulmonary Atresia 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 Vascular Malformations Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Pulmonary Atresia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Pulmonary Atresia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Pulmonary Atresia with Intact Ventricular Septum
  Pulmonary Atresia With Ventricular Septal Defect