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RV pressure overload causes D sign

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RV pressure overload causes D sign
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Posted By: Protoman2050 (1845 days ago)

Did this guy have PAH?


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Added: 14-09-2009
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The D sign refers to septal flattening that occurs when right ventricular pressure is so elevated that it deforms the left ventricular cavity which usually remains in a doughnut or O shape, as in this parasternal short axis TTE clip.


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