Sentence Examples

  • For tetralogy of Fallot, tricuspid atresia, or pulmonary atresia, the shunt procedure creates a passage between blood vessels, sending blood into parts of the body that need it.
  • Nine to fourteen percent of cases of congenital cardiovascular defects in the United States are tetralogy of Fallot, which includes four defects.
  • Open heart surgery to repair tetralogy of Fallot is usually performed in children between the ages of six months and two years.
  • Tetralogy of Fallot is a complex congenital malformation; however, open heart surgery is highly effective in correcting it.
  • Infants born with DiGeorge sequence can have heart defects such as a malformed aortic arch and tetralogy of Fallot.