Chapter 21. Pulmonary Stenosis

  1. Julien I. E. Hoffman MD, FRCP Professor of Pediatrics (Emeritus) Senior Member

Published Online: 27 AUG 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444314045.ch21

The Natural and Unnatural History of Congenital Heart Disease

The Natural and Unnatural History of Congenital Heart Disease

How to Cite

Hoffman, J. I. E. (2009) Pulmonary Stenosis, in The Natural and Unnatural History of Congenital Heart Disease, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444314045.ch21

Author Information

  1. Cardiovascular Research Institute, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 AUG 2009
  2. Published Print: 28 AUG 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405179270

Online ISBN: 9781444314045

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Keywords:

  • obstructive lesions;
  • right ventricular outflow tract;
  • pulmonary stenosis at or below pulmonary valve;
  • congenital stenosis of pulmonary valve;
  • right ventricular systolic pressure exceeding aortic pressures;
  • valvar pulmonary stenosis and in utero gestation;
  • symptoms and congestive heart failure;
  • infective endocarditis;
  • critical pulmonary stenosis of neonate;
  • balloon valvotomy

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Anatomy and pathology

  • Pathophysiology

  • Natural history

  • Unnatural history

  • References