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What can cause an ?Atrioventricular septal defect?

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Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
Surgery - Thoracic

In brief: Endocardial cushion

Its a congenital endocardial cushion defect resulting on an inlet type of vsd, a cleft mitral valve, and an ostium primum asd.
Fairly common in down's syndrome but may occur spontaneously in non down's.

In brief: Endocardial cushion

Its a congenital endocardial cushion defect resulting on an inlet type of vsd, a cleft mitral valve, and an ostium primum asd.
Fairly common in down's syndrome but may occur spontaneously in non down's.
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