Sentence Examples

  • Tetralogy of Fallot consists of a hole in the heart, along with three other major heart defects.
  • Researchers estimate that tetralogy of Fallot occurs in approximately one in every 2000 births.
  • Cyanotic defects include truncus arteriosus, total anomalous pulmonary venous return, tetralogy of Fallot, transposition of the great arteries, tricuspid atresia, and pulmonary atresia.
  • 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.