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Subcostal Two-Dimensional Echocardiography Imaging of Patent Ductus Arteriosus in Newborns

  • E. Di Segni
  • A. Bakst
  • I. Chetboun
  • D. David
  • M. Sharon
  • H. Shapira
Conference paper

Abstract

The suprasternal and parasternal views are currently used for two-dimensional echocardiographic imaging of the patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) [1, 2]. In these views, however, the PDA cannot always be adequately shown. As an alternative, we developed a new approach for the two-dimensional echocardiographic imaging of the PDA from the subcostal view in newborns.

Keywords

Pulmonary Artery Patent Ductus Arteriosus Cardiac Malformation Small Pulmonary Artery Subcostal View 
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References

  1. 1.
    Smallhorn JF, Chuhta JC, Anderson RH, Macartney FJ: Suprasternal cross-sectional echocardiography in assessment of patent ductus arteriosus. Br Heart J 48:321–330, 1982.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    Sahn DJ, Allen HD: Real time cross-sectional echocardiographic imaging and measurement of the patent ductus arteriosus in infants and children. Circulation 58:343–354, 1978.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar

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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Di Segni
  • A. Bakst
  • I. Chetboun
  • D. David
  • M. Sharon
  • H. Shapira

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