Patent Ductus Arteriosus Type B by Transthoracic and Transesophageal Echocardiography in a Young Woman

  • Hakimeh Sadeghian
  • Zahra Savand-Roomi


A 31-year-old woman presented with dyspnea on exertion (functional class II). Physical examination revealed a systolic murmur at the second intercostal space. Electrocardiography was normal. Chest X-ray showed cardiomegaly and mild pulmonary congestion.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hakimeh Sadeghian
    • 1
  • Zahra Savand-Roomi
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of EchocardiographyTehran University of Medical Sciences Tehran Heart CentreTehranIran
  2. 2.Department of EchocardiographyKowsar HospitalShirazIran

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