Pink Tetralogy of Fallot | definition of Pink Tetralogy of Fallot by Medical dictionary
Pink Tetralogy of Fallot
A clinical variant of Fallot’s tetralogy in which the pulmonary stenosis is moderate and a balanced shunt across the ventricular septum allows a pink skin and adequate oxygenation of haemoglobin, in contrast to the usual Fallot patient who is cyanotic with ‘blue’ skin due to persistent O2 desaturation
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