septal


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Related to septal: atrial septal defect, septal area, Septal myectomy, Septal nuclei

septal

 [sep´tal]
pertaining to a septum.

sep·tal

(sep'tăl), Do not confuse this word with septic.
Relating to a septum.

septal

/sep·tal/ (sep´tal) pertaining to a septum.

septal

(sĕp′təl)
adj.
Of or relating to a septum or septa.

septal

[sep′təl]
Etymology: L, saeptum, enclosure
pertaining to a septum.

sep·tal

(sep'tăl)
Relating to a septum.

Septal

Relating to the septum, the thin muscle wall dividing the right and left sides of the heart. Holes in the septum are called septal defects.

sep·tal

(sep'tăl)
Relating to a septum.

septal

pertaining to a septum.

septal defect
see ventricular septal defect, aortic septal defect, atrial septal defect.
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Treatment for an atrial septal defect depends on the age of diagnosis, the number of or seriousness of symptoms, size of the hole, and presence of other conditions.
Yalcin E Muderrisoglu H, Korkmaz ME, Ozin B, Baltali M, Yigit E The effect of dobutamine stress on left ventricular outflow tract gradients in hypertensive patients with basal septal hypertrophy.
Atrial septal aneurysm is clinically significant because of its association with cryptogenic stroke especially when there is a concurrent PFO.
This patient, however, had only a small ventricular septal defect.
The AMPLATZER Septal Occluder offers Japanese physicians and their patients a less-invasive alternative to cardiac surgery for occluding, or closing, ASD.
Developed by US company AGA Medical, the AMPLATZER Septal Occulader provides a minimally invasive procedure to ASD patients, shortening a period of hospitalization and improving their quality of life.
The academy practice guideline concluded that there is insufficient evidence to rank the superiority of warfarin over aspirin for prevention of recurrent stroke or death in patients with cryptogenic stroke and atrial septal abnormalities.
Another version of the noninvasive closure device helps adults and children with atrial septal defects avoid open-heart surgery.
But Makkar, who had just returned from Houston after learning how to induce the so-called ``good heart attack,'' decided Figueroa was a strong candidate to participate in a national study evaluating the effectiveness of septal ablation.
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