Echocardiography as a Predicting Method in Diagnosis, Evaluation and Assessment of Children with Subvalvar Aortic Stenosis

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Bejiqi, Ramush; Bejiqi, Hana; Retkoceri, Ragip;
  • Publisher: ID Design 2012/DOOEL Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
  • Journal: Open Access Macedonian Journal of Medical Sciences,volume 4,issue 1,pages74-78 (issn: 1857-9655, eissn: 1857-9655)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4884257, doi: 10.3889/oamjms.2016.016
  • Subject: Clinical Science | subaortic membrane | Paediatrics | R | aortic stenosis | heart surgery | congenital heart disease | hypertrophic cardiomyopathy | Medicine | congenital heart disease; aortic stenosis; subaortic membrane; hypertrophic cardiomyopathy; heart surgery

BACKGROUND: Obstruction to the left ventricular outflow of the heart may be above the aortic valve (5%), at the valve (74%), or in the subvalvar region (23%). These anomalies represent 3 to 6% of all patients with congenital heart defects (CHD), and it occurs more often... View more
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