VENTRICULAR SEPTAL DEFECT

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N C Joshi
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Surgical
- Pulmonary artery banding (done when associated with other defects)
- Direct closure for L-R shunts > 2:1 (At 2-4 years of age). It is indicated at any age if CHF not responding to medication or increasing of PVR



Contributor Information and Disclosures N C Joshi
Consultant Pediatrician, Nanavati Hospital, Mumbai, India


First Created : 1/8/2001
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