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Tetralogy of Fallot is a birth defect of the heart consisting of four abnormalities that results in insufficiently oxygenated blood pumped to the body. It is classified as a cyanotic heart defect because the condition leads to cyanosis, a bluish-purple coloration to the skin, and shortness of breath due to low oxygen levels in the blood. Surgery to repair the defects in the heart is usually performed between 3 and 5 years old. In more severe forms, surgery may be indicated earlier…

Tetralogy of Fallot is a birth defect of the heart consisting of four abnormalities that results in insufficiently oxygenated blood pumped to the body. It is classified as a cyanotic heart defect because the condition leads to cyanosis, a bluish-purple coloration to the skin, and shortness of breath due to low oxygen levels in the blood. Surgery to repair the defects in the heart is usually performed between 3 and 5 years old. In more severe forms, surgery may be indicated earlier…

One of Fletcher's conditions. Aortic Valve Stenosis - essentially blood is unable to flow freely from the left ventricle to the aorta.

One of Fletcher's conditions. Aortic Valve Stenosis - essentially blood is unable to flow freely from the left ventricle to the aorta.

Aortic Stenosis - Aortic valve http://www.webmd.com/heart-disease/heart-failure/aortic-valve-with-stenosis

Aortic Stenosis - Aortic valve http://www.webmd.com/heart-disease/heart-failure/aortic-valve-with-stenosis

PDA; ↑ pulmonary BF

PDA; ↑ pulmonary BF

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