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Are there any risks associated with asd?

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Dr. Matthias Peuster
Pediatrics - Cardiology
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In brief: Rhythm problems

Untreated significant ASD leads to enlargement of the right heart and as a result of that rhythm problems in later life and in some pts exercise intolerance due to right heart failure.
If there is an enlarged right heart the ASD should be closed.

In brief: Rhythm problems

Untreated significant ASD leads to enlargement of the right heart and as a result of that rhythm problems in later life and in some pts exercise intolerance due to right heart failure.
If there is an enlarged right heart the ASD should be closed.
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