total anomalous pulmonary venous connection

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total anomalous pulmonary venous connection

condition of left-to-right shunt in which all venous return from the lung is to the right side of the heart.
See also: figure-of-8 abnormality.
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Isla, now three, suffers from total anomalous pulmonary venous drainage - where all four pulmonary veins are connected to the wrong heart chambers.

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