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Quantitative Evaluation of Pulmonary Regurgitation after Correction of Tetralogy of Fallot by Two-Dimensional (Real Time Color) Pulsed Doppler Echocardiography

  • Junjiro Kobayashi
  • Hajime Hirose
  • Susumu Nakano
  • Hikaru Matsuda
  • Hidefumi Kishimoto
  • Hiroshi Kato
  • Jun Arisawa
  • Yasunaru Kawashima
Conference paper

Abstract

Pulmonary regurgitation (PR) is one of the serious sequelae after correction of tetralogy of Fallot (TF), because it may lead to right ventricular failure in severe cases [1, 2]. However, quantitative evaluation of PR by noninvasive methods is yet to be established.

Keywords

Pulmonary Valve Flow Imaging Pulmonary Regurgitation Regurgitant Fraction Regurgitant Flow 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Junjiro Kobayashi
  • Hajime Hirose
  • Susumu Nakano
  • Hikaru Matsuda
  • Hidefumi Kishimoto
  • Hiroshi Kato
  • Jun Arisawa
  • Yasunaru Kawashima

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