A 48-year-old man suffered from ventricular septal defect with the Eisenmenger syndrome. He was cyanotic and had dyspnea even at rest. Arterial blood oxygen saturation was 56%. Mean pulmonary arterial blood pressure was 80 mm Hg.
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