Heart Defects Causing Extra Blood Flow Through the Lungs
Heart defects that cause too much blood flow through the lungs require clinical care by a physician or other healthcare professional. Listed in the directory below are some of these defects, for which we have provided a brief overview.
Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PDA)
Atrial Septal Defect (ASD)
Ventricular Septal Defect (VSD)
Atrioventricular Canal (AV Canal or AVC)
Heart Defects Causing Too Much Blood Flow Through the Lungs - WellSpan Health
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