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Aorto-ventricular tunnel

Aorto-ventricular tunnel: Introduction

Aorto-ventricular tunnel: A rare heart defect where a tunnel from between the ascending aorta and the cavity of the left or sometimes right heart ventricle. The severity of the condition is highly variable from asymptomatic for many years to fetal death. Often other heart anomalies are also associated. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Aorto-ventricular tunnel is available below.

Symptoms of Aorto-ventricular tunnel

Treatments for Aorto-ventricular tunnel

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Causes of Aorto-ventricular tunnel

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Aorto-ventricular tunnel: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Aorto-ventricular tunnel

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Aorto-ventricular tunnel: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Aorto-ventricular tunnel

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Aorto-ventricular tunnel: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Aorto-ventricular tunnel

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Aorto-ventricular tunnel: Animations

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Definitions of Aorto-ventricular tunnel:

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

Related Aorto-ventricular tunnel Info

More information about Aorto-ventricular tunnel

  1. Aorto-ventricular tunnel: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types

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