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Atrial Septal Defect (Ostium Secundum Type) During Device Closure

  • Hakimeh Sadeghian
  • Zahra Savand-Roomi

Abstract

A 34-year-old woman with a history of one episode of transient ischemic attack was referred to our echocardiography laboratory for the evaluation of its cause. Physical examination revealed the fixed splitting of S2 and a holosystolic murmur (grade II/VI) at the left sternal border.

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© Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015

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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