Pulmonary artery coming from patent ductus arteriosus
Pulmonary artery coming from patent ductus arteriosus is a rare congenital non-syndromic heart malformation characterized by the presence of a single (or a double) patent ductus arteriosus which associates one or both pulmonary arteries originating from it. Manifestations are variable frequently presenting with neonatal cyanosis severe progressive hypoxia persistent pulmonary hypertension increased susceptibility to pulmonary infections and thoracic asymmetry resulting from asymmetric lung volumes.
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Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http: //www.orphadata.org. Data version September 2023.
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