An Aortic-Right Ventricular Fistula of More than Eighteen Months' Duration
An Approach to Dynamics
A 79-year-old man who developed evidence suggesting an intracardiac shunt survived at least 18 months after its onset. Intracardiac mechanisms that may protect the pulmonary circulation from excessive flows are suggested, based on anatomic findings at necropsy.
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