Chapter 37. Idiopathic Pulmonary Regurgitation

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

Published Online: 27 AUG 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444314045.ch37

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) Idiopathic Pulmonary Regurgitation, in The Natural and Unnatural History of Congenital Heart Disease, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444314045.ch37

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:

  • idiopathic pulmonary regurgitation;
  • pulmonary regurgitation accompanying congenital heart diseases;
  • rarer idiopathic isolated pulmonary regurgitation;
  • hemodynamic consequences of pulmonary regurgitation and degree of regurgitation;
  • neonate with high pulmonary vascular resistance;
  • principal abnormality in pulmonary valve with hypertrophy and dilatation;
  • neonates with large patent ductus arteriosus - asymptomatic after ductus ligation;
  • pulmonary regurgitation - prevalence and symptoms by decade;
  • tetralogy of Fallot and pulmonary regurgitation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Pathological anatomy

  • Pathophysiology

  • Natural history

  • Unnatural history

  • References