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Extremely Large Atrial Septal Defect (Ostium Secundum Type) with Severe Tricuspid Regurgitation and Severe Annulus Dilation

  • Hakimeh Sadeghian
  • Zahra Savand-Roomi

Abstract

A 24-year-old woman was referred to our echocardiography laboratory for the evaluation of the feasibility of the Amplatzer device closure of an atrial septal defect (ASD). Transthoracic echocardiography revealed severe right ventricular dilation and a large ASD (ostium secundum type).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hakimeh Sadeghian
    • 1
  • Zahra Savand-Roomi
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of EchocardiographyTehran University of Medical Sciences Tehran Heart CentreTehranIran
  2. 2.Department of EchocardiographyKowsar HospitalShirazIran

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