Disease Information for Pulmonary valve atresia

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Cardiac Symptoms/Signs
Heart murmur
Pulmonic systolic murmur
Right ventricular heave
Cyanosis Child
Cyanosis Newborn
Disease Progression
Course/Chronic disorder
Course/Chronic only
Demographics & Risk Factors
Population Group
Child
Population/Pediatrics population
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Child
Population/Child-Infant Only
Population/Children/all
Diagnostic Test Results
X-RAY
Xray/Chest abnormal
Xray/Flat/concave pulmonary artery segment/Chest
Xray/Pulmonary/artery vascularity decreased/Chest
Xray/Chest/Lung fields/Abnormal
Angiography
Heart cath/Abnormal
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Tetralogy of Fallot
Associated Disease & Complications
Pulmonic Valve atresia
Right ventricular outflow obstruction
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Pediatric disorders (ex)
CLASS/Cardiovascular (category)
CLASS/Heart disorder (ex)
CLASS/Heart valve disorder (ex)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Right to Left shunt at atrial level
Pathophysiology/Right ventricular enlargement/physiology
Process
PROCESS/Congenital/developmental (category)
PROCESS/Congenital heart disease (ex)
PROCESS/Anomalies/Deformities/Malformations (EX)
Treatment
Surgical Procedures or Treatments
SX/Thoracic surgery/Thoracotomy
Definition

Congenital absence of the normal valvular orifice into the pulmonary artery. This condition is characterized by cardiomegaly, reduced pulmonary vascularity, and right ventricular atrophy. (From Stedman, 25th ed; Dorland, 27th ed)

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