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Cardiac defects without a shunt
1. Right Heart obstruction
Obstructions can occur at various levels in the right side of the heart or in the pulmonary outflow path. Pure obstructions do not result in a mixing of the blood but cause a massive additional strain on the ventricles because they have to pump against increased resistance.
2. Left Heart obstruction
- Anatomy & Anomalies, Children’s Heart Center, Johns Hopkins University
- Heart Embryology, University of Toronto
- Cardiovascular Embryology, Dept. of Anatomy, Indiana University
- Human Embryoloogy, Organogenesis
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