acyanotic

acyanotic

 [a-si″ah-not´ik]
not characterized or accompanied by cyanosis.

a·cy·a·not·ic

(ā'sī-ă-not'ik),
Characterized by absence of cyanosis.

acyanotic

/acy·a·not·ic/ (a-si″ah-not´ik) characterized by absence of cyanosis.

acyanotic

[ā′sī·ənot′ik]
Etymology: Gk, a, not, kyanos, blue
lacking a blue appearance of the skin and mucous membranes. The lack is suggestive of adequate oxygenation. Compare cyanosis.

a·cy·a·not·ic

(ā-sī'ă-not'ik)
Characterized by absence of cyanosis.

a·cy·a·not·ic

(ā-sī'ă-not'ik)
Characterized by absence of cyanosis.

acyanotic (āsī´yənot´ik),

adj refers to the absence of cyanosis, or deficient oxygenation of blood. Typically used in reference to types of congenital heart defects that do not prevent blood from being properly oxygenated by the lungs.

acyanotic

not characterized or accompanied by cyanosis.

acyanotic heart malformations
congenital cardiac malformations which permit life-sustaining levels of activity; includes pulmonary stenosis, aortic stenosis, interatrial septal defect, small ventricular septal defect, dextrocardia and some cases of ectopia cordis.
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Elective primary repair of acyanotic tetralogy of Fallot in early infancy: overall outcome and impact on the pulmonary valve.
Objective: To compare the outcome of cyanotic and Acyanotic patients undergone congenital cardiac surgery.
3 Total 59 100 390 100 Table 3: Distribution of cases according to cyanotic and acyanotic CHD N % Type of CHD Acyanotic CHD 347 88.
2D Echocardiography revealed congenital acyanotic heart disease.
She considers such topics as the position of the patient and transducer, M-mode and Doppler examination, the echocardiographic evaluation of cardiac chambers, acyanotic congenital heart disease, acquired valvular disease, diseases of the myocardium, the pediatric echocardiogram report and its pitfalls, fetal and neonatal echocardiography, and echocardiography in the intensive care unit.
Infants less than 12 months old with hemodynamically significant congenital heart disease should still receive palivizumab, particularly if they have moderate to severe pulmonary hypertension or if they have acyanotic heart disease and either take medication to control congestive heart failure or else will need heart surgery.
The topic of his presentation was myths of Acyanotic heart disease wherein he discussed at length the physiology and management of the patients suffering from congenital heart diseases.
Interestingly, children with cyanotic cardiac disease showed a statistically higher caries index, in comparison to those with acyanotic conditions.
Patent ductus arteriosus is the next most common acyanotic CHD (19.
Children with acyanotic CHD may also have a bleeding disorder, which is usually mild and characterized by a prolonged 15 bleeding time and normal platelet count .
The cardiac ultrasound scan confirmed an acyanotic cardiac lesion with a complete atrioventricular canal defect, a common atrium, an interrupted inferior vena cava, a small patent ductus arteriosus and a moderate ventricular septal defect.