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*  Cardiac catheterization
... or atrial septal defect (ASD) using a balloon catheter. The history of cardiac catheterization dates back to Stephen Hales ( ... Cardiac catheterization (heart cath) is the insertion of a catheter into a chamber or vessel of the heart. This is done both ... Right heart catheterization allows the physician to determine the pressures within the heart (intracardiac pressures). In this ... Chapter 4. Functional Anatomy of the Heart. In: Fuster V, Walsh RA, Harrington RA. eds. Hurst's The Heart, 13e. New York, NY: ...
*  Congenital heart defect
Limb defects Ventricular septal defect (VSD), atrial septal defects, and tetralogy of Fallot are the most common congenital ... Congenital heart defects are divided into two main groups: cyanotic heart defects and non-cyanotic heart defects, depending on ... Aortic stenosis Atrial septal defect (ASD) Atrioventricular septal defect (AVSD) Bicuspid aortic valve Cardiomyopathy Complete ... Congenital heart defects are known by a number of names including congenital heart anomaly, congenital heart disease, heart ...
*  Dextro-Transposition of the great arteries
d-TGA is often accompanied by other heart defects, the most common type being intracardiac shunts such as atrial septal defect ... or atrial septal defect ( ASD ) and inflated to enlarge the opening in the atrial septum; this creates a shunt which allows a ... When no other heart defects are present it is called 'simple' d-TGA; when other defects are present it is called 'complex' d- ... Heart defects are the most common birth defect, occurring in approximately 1% of live births Approximately one million people ...
*  Malpuech facial clefting syndrome
A heart abnormality, atrial septal defect, was also apparent but required no intervention. At age three years, mental ... and ventricular septal defect. The opening in the ductus arteriosus associated with PDA had been surgically repaired in the ... Abnormalities of the heart, and other skeletal malformations may also be present. The syndrome was initially described by ... Leal, G. F.; Silva, E. O.; Duarte, A. R.; Campos, J. F. (Apr 2008). "Blepharophimosis, blepharoptosis, defects of the anterior ...
*  17q21.31 microdeletion syndrome
Other clinically important features include epilepsy, heart defects (atrial septal defect, ventricular septal defect) and ...
*  Brian Roberts
At the age of 5, Roberts underwent open heart surgery to repair an atrial septal defect. He graduated from Chapel Hill High ...
*  Science and invention in Birmingham
1950: In February, the first operation in England for 'hole-in-the-heart' (congenital atrial septal defect) is performed at ... 1950-1959: Essential research and development on heart pacemakers and plastic heart valves is carried out by Leon Abrams at ...
*  Birth defect
Congenital anomalies of the heart include patent ductus arteriosus, atrial septal defect, ventricular septal defect, and ... Around a 5% increase in the incidence of ventricular septal defects, atrial septal defects, and patent ductus arteriosus in ... Rubella can also lead to atrial and ventricular septal defects in the heart. If exposed to rubella in the second trimester, the ... Genetic diseases may be divided into single-gene defects, multiple-gene disorders, or chromosomal defects. Single-gene defects ...
*  Ogden syndrome
Several of the boys had structural anomalies of their hearts including ventricular septal defect, atrial septal defect, and ... The boys had heart rhythm abnormalities and craniofacial abnormalities, which accounted for their similar appearance. The boys ... Arrhythmias at the time of death included torsades de pointes, premature ventricular contraction (PVC), premature atrial ... 2015-01-08). "Biochemical and cellular analysis of Ogden syndrome reveals downstream Nt-acetylation defects" (PDF). Human ...
*  Volume overload
... overload Valvular heart disease Tricuspid regurgitation Pulmonary regurgitation Congenital heart defects Atrial septal defect, ... also causing left atrial volume overload Congenital heart defects Patent ductus arteriosus Ventricular septal defect, also ... also causing right atrial volume overload Cardiac failure Frank-Starling law of the heart Preload (cardiology) Pressure ... Volume overload refers to the state of one of the chambers of the heart in which too large a volume of blood exists within it ...
*  Roberts syndrome
Other abnormalities can occur in different parts of the body, including: Heart- atrial septal defects, ventricular septal ... a birth defect in which the hands and feet are attached to shortened arms and legs Prenatal Growth Retardation Hypomelia ( ... rare defect of the neural tube characterized by sac-like protrusions of the brain Mortality is high among those severely ... Autosomal Recessive Splenogonadal Fusion with Limb Defects and Micrognathia DK Phocomelia Syndrome Holt-Oram Syndrome ...
*  List of MeSH codes (C14)
... endocardial cushion defects MeSH C14.240.400.560.375 --- heart septal defects, atrial MeSH C14.240.400.560.375.518 --- ... endocardial cushion defects MeSH C14.280.400.560.375 --- heart septal defects, atrial MeSH C14.280.400.560.375.518 --- ... heart septal defects MeSH C14.240.400.560.098 --- aortopulmonary septal defect MeSH C14.240.400.560.350 --- ... heart septal defects MeSH C14.280.400.560.098 --- aortopulmonary septal defect MeSH C14.280.400.560.350 --- ...
*  Lexington Medical Center
Additionally, Lexington Medical Center now offers non-surgical closure for holes in the heart called atrial septal defects ( ... As the heart works harder to pump enough blood through the smaller opening in the valve, the heart eventually becomes weak. ... Twice each year, Duke cardiologists and heart surgeons come to LMC to review heart surgery and catheterization cases with ... to diagnose heart rhythm problems. These small devices, placed under the skin with a small surgical procedure, monitor heart ...
*  2005 New England Patriots season
Bruschi underwent heart surgery to repair a congenital condition in his heart known as an atrial septal defect. Bruschi ...
*  Interatrial septum
An Atrial septal defect is a relatively common heart malformation that occurs when the interatrial septum fails to develop ... 2000). ISBN 0-683-40007-X Diagram of Ostium Secundum Atrial Septal Defect at Mayo Clinic "ostium primum atrial septal defect". ... This is the second most common type of atrial septal defect and is commonly seen in Down's syndrome. Typically this defect will ... Persistence of the ostium secundum is the most common atrial septal defect. Additionally, in a subset of the population, the ...
*  Atrial septal defect
... (ASD) is a heart defect in which blood flows between the atria (upper chambers) of the heart. Some flow is ... Atrial Septal Defect Repair Atrial septal defect information for parents. Atrial septal defects in infants and children.. ... Heart of human embryo of about 35 days Atrial septal defect with left-to-right shunt Illustration depicting atrial septal ... If the defect involves two or more of the septal zones, then the defect is termed a mixed atrial septal defect. In unaffected ...
*  List of circulatory system conditions
Congenital heart defects Aortic coarctation (Aortic coarctation) Acyanotic heart defect Atrial septal defect Cor triatriatum ... Atherosclerosis Atrial flutter Atrial septal defect Atrioventricular canal defect Atrioventricular septal defect Avascular ... Atrial septal defect Ventricular septal defect Patent ductus arteriosus and Coarctation of aorta (may cause cyanosis in some ... Atrial fibrillation Atrial fibrillation with rapid ventricular response Atrial flutter Atrial tachycardia Bifascicular block ...
*  Stroke
In paradoxical embolism, a deep vein thrombosis embolizes through an atrial or ventricular septal defect in the heart into the ... Causes of stroke related to the heart can be distinguished between high and low-risk: High risk: atrial fibrillation and ... Emboli most commonly arise from the heart (especially in atrial fibrillation) but may originate from elsewhere in the arterial ... artificial heart valves, known cardiac thrombus of the atrium or ventricle, sick sinus syndrome, sustained atrial flutter, ...
*  List of MeSH codes (C16)
... endocardial cushion defects MeSH C16.131.240.400.560.375 --- heart septal defects, atrial MeSH C16.131.240.400.560.375.518 --- ... heart septal defects MeSH C16.131.240.400.560.098 --- aortopulmonary septal defect MeSH C16.131.240.400.560.350 --- ... heart septal defects, ventricular MeSH C16.131.240.400.625 --- hypoplastic left heart syndrome MeSH C16.131.240.400.685 --- ... heart defects, congenital MeSH C16.131.240.400.090 --- aortic coarctation MeSH C16.131.240.400.145 --- arrhythmogenic right ...
*  Migraine treatment
"Inheritance of persistent foramen ovale and atrial septal defects and the relation to familial migraine with aura". Heart ( ... "Clopidogrel reduces migraine with aura after transcatheter closure of persistent foramen ovale and atrial septal defects". ... "Intense Migraines Secondary to Percutaneous Closure of Atrial Septal Defects". Journal of Interventional Cardiology. 18 (3): ... Collins, Lois M. (October 3, 2007). "Utah company's new stent may help repair heart defects". Deseret News. Salt Lake City, ...
*  Smallest cardiac veins
... with atrial septal defect in an adult without cyanotic heart disease". BMJ Case Reports. 2015: bcr2014207655. doi:10.1136/bcr- ... "The nature of the vascular communications between the coronary arteries and the chambers of the heart". American Heart Journal ... As a consequence of the input of these vessels, blood in the left heart is less oxygenated than the blood found at the ... The smallest cardiac veins (or thebesian veins) are minute valveless veins in the walls of all four heart chambers. The veins ...
*  Fossa ovalis (heart)
Love, Barry A. (2 November 2, 2010). "Pediatric Patent Foramen Ovale Atrial Septal Defects". Medscape Reference. WebMD. Check ... If the atrial septum does not close properly, it leads to a patent foramen ovale (PFO). This type of defect generally works ... If there is a clot in the right side of the heart, it can cross the PFO, enter the left atrium, and travel out of the heart and ... This change in pressure pushes the septum primum against the atrial septum, closing the foramen. The septum primum and atrial ...
*  Paradoxical embolism
... an atrial septal defect) or lower chambers of the heart (ventricular septal defects), a clot can cross from the right to the ... The opening is typically an atrial septal defect, but can also be a ventricular septal defect. Paradoxical embolisms represent ... Heart. 89 (11): 1362. doi:10.1136/heart.89.11.1362. PMC 1767929 . PMID 18069145. Tang CE (January 2004). "Paradoxical embolism ... When clots in systemic veins break off (embolize), they travel first to the right side of the heart and, normally, then to the ...
*  Bicuspid aortic valve
page needed] "Atrial Septal Defect". Commonly Asked Questions About Children and Heart Disease. October 29, 2012. Retrieved ... Other congenital heart defects are associated with bicuspid aortic valve at various frequencies, including coarctation of the ... If these become severe enough, they may require heart surgery.The heart is put under more stress in order to either pump more ... Heart valves play a crucial role in ensuring the unidirectional flow of blood from the atrium to the ventricles, or from the ...
*  Pretzel syndrome
The most common is atrial septal defect--a hole between the two upper chambers of the heart. This defect typically does not ... and heart defects, and treating these problems appropriately to optimize the health and well-being of the child. Children with ... Approximately one third of the affected children have anatomical heart defects. ... Although the organ defects caused by LYK5 deficiency can not be prevented or reversed, Pretzel syndrome can nonetheless be ...
*  List of ICD-9 codes 390-459: diseases of the circulatory system
Certain sequelae of myocardial infarction not elsewhere classified acquired cardiac septal defect (429.79) Certain sequelae of ... Left heart failure Pulmonary edema, acute (428.2) Systolic heart failure (428.3) Diastolic heart failure (428.4) Heart failure ... Atrial fibrillation and flutter (427.31) Atrial fibrillation (427.32) Atrial flutter (427.4) Ventricular fibrillation and ... Ischemic heart disease, chronic, other (414.9) Ischemic heart disease, chronic, unspec. (415) Acute pulmonary heart disease ( ...
*  Lujan-Fryns syndrome
Additional effects on the heart that have been reported with LFS are ventricular and atrial septal defect. A missense mutation ... A number of features involving the heart have been noted in several LFS cases, the most significant being dilation of the ... In the zebrafish, MED12 defects cause maldevelopment of vertebrate embryonic structures such as the neural crest, which would ... are similar to defects found in zebrafish with MED12 and associated mutations. Lujan-Fryns syndrome is inherited in an X-linked ...