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Cor Triatriatum

Cor Triatriatum: Introduction

Cor Triatriatum: A rare congenital malformation where the heart has three atria instead of the normal two due to the presence of a separating membrane. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Cor Triatriatum is available below.

Symptoms of Cor Triatriatum

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Cor Triatriatum: Complications

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Causes of Cor Triatriatum

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Cor Triatriatum: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Cor Triatriatum

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Cor Triatriatum: Rare Types

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Definitions of Cor Triatriatum:

A congenital anomaly characterized by the presence in the atrium of a perforated muscular membrane which separates the atrium into upper and lower chambers. - (Source - Diseases Database)

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

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Cor Triatriatum as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

 

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