Patent Foramen Ovale with Aneurysmal Interatrial Septum

  • Hakimeh Sadeghian
  • Zahra Savand-Roomi


A 43-year-old man was referred for the evaluation of the cause of a transient ischemic attack.

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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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