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What is Atrial septal defect 2?

What is Atrial septal defect 2?

  • Atrial septal defect 2: A rare heart malformation involving the presence of an abnormal opening between the two atrial chambers of the heart which allows abnormal mixing of oxygenated and deoxygenated blood. The severity of the symptoms depends on the size and location of the defect with mild cases being asymptomatic until adulthood. Atrial septal defect 2 is caused by a mutation on chromosome 8p23.1-p22.

Atrial septal defect 2 is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Atrial septal defect 2, or a subtype of Atrial septal defect 2, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Atrial septal defect 2: Introduction

Types of Atrial septal defect 2:

Broader types of Atrial septal defect 2:

What causes Atrial septal defect 2?

Causes of Atrial septal defect 2: see causes of Atrial septal defect 2

What are the symptoms of Atrial septal defect 2?

Symptoms of Atrial septal defect 2: see symptoms of Atrial septal defect 2

Atrial septal defect 2: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Atrial septal defect 2.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Atrial septal defect 2.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Atrial septal defect 2: Cardiologist, Pediatrician ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Atrial septal defect 2.
Treatments for Atrial septal defect 2: see treatments for Atrial septal defect 2

Name and Aliases of Atrial septal defect 2

Main name of condition: Atrial septal defect 2

Other names or spellings for Atrial septal defect 2:

ASD2

ASD2
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

 

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