Patent ductus arteriosus

Learn about patent ductus arteriosus, a heart condition that affects the blood flow in newborns. Discover the causes, symptoms, and treatment options available to help manage this condition.
Left To Right Shunt Lesions: Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PDA) & Eisenmenger Syndrome Ventricular Septal Defect, Patent Ductus Arteriosus, Atrial Septal Defect, Bicuspid Aortic Valve, Interventional Radiology, Pulmonary Hypertension, Tricuspid Valve, Cardiac Nursing, Pulmonary

When the right to left shunt leads on to a clinical picture of cyanosis, the condition is designated as Eisenmenger Syndrome. Patent Ductus Arteriosus is seen more commonly in children.

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Laraine van Heerden