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Atrioventricular Canal Defect -- Child

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by Neff DM

(AV Canal Defect—Child; Complete AV Canal—Child; Complete Common AV Canal—Child; Endocardial Cushion Defect—Child)

 

Risk Factors

Factors that increase the risk of congenital heart defects include:
 

RESOURCES

American Family Physician
http://www.aafp.org/

American Heart Association
http://www.americanheart.org/

 

CANADIAN RESOURCES

Canadian Cardiovascular Society
http://www.ccs.ca/

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
http://ww2.heartandstroke.ca/

 

References


Atrioventricular canal defect. American Heart Association website. Available at: http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/CongenitalHeartDefects/AboutCongenitalHeartDefects/Complete-Atrioventricular-Canal-defect-CAVC%5FUCM%5F307023%5FArticle.jsp . Accessed June 21, 2013.


Atrioventricular canal defect. Boston Children's Hospital website. Available at: http://www.childrenshospital.org/az/Site521/mainpageS521P0.html . Accessed June 21, 2013.


Ventricular septal defect (VSD). EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed/what.php . Updated June 14, 2012. Accessed June 21, 2013.

 

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