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Pulmonary artery velocity patterns in ductus arteriosus.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6477786     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
In 12 patients with ductus arteriosus a characteristic velocity pattern in the pulmonary artery was identified using pulsed Doppler echocardiography. This pattern, which was absent in 52 normal control subjects and 200 consecutive patients with cardiac lesions other than ductus, consisted of a pandiastolic velocity directed away from the transducer. This pattern is thought to represent the diastolic component of flow into the pulmonary tree which occurs as a result of the left to right shunt.
N Wilson; D F Dickinson; S J Goldberg; O Scott
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  British heart journal     Volume:  52     ISSN:  0007-0769     ISO Abbreviation:  Br Heart J     Publication Date:  1984 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1984-11-09     Completed Date:  1984-11-09     Revised Date:  2009-11-18    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370634     Medline TA:  Br Heart J     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  462-4     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Blood Flow Velocity
Child, Preschool
Ductus Arteriosus, Patent / physiopathology*
Pulmonary Artery / physiopathology*

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