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Modified Blalock–Taussig Shunt

  • Hakimeh Sadeghian
  • Zahra Savand-Roomi

Abstract

A 12-year-old boy, who had a history of dyspnea on exertion (functional class II), cyanosis, and a palliative surgical operation several years before, was referred to our center. Because his family refused corrective surgery, the patient was referred to our echocardiography laboratory for further cardiac evaluation.

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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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