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Descriptor English: Heart Septal Defects
Descriptor Spanish: Defectos de los Tabiques Cardíacos
Descriptor Portuguese: Defeitos dos Septos Cardíacos
Descriptor French: Malformations des cloisons cardiaques
Entry term(s): Cardiac Septal Defect
Cardiac Septal Defects
Defect, Cardiac Septal
Defect, Heart Septal
Defects, Cardiac Septal
Defects, Heart Septal
Heart Septal Defect
Septal Defect, Cardiac
Septal Defect, Heart
Septal Defects, Cardiac
Septal Defects, Heart
Tree number(s): C14.240.400.560
C14.280.400.560
C16.131.240.400.560
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006343
Scope note: Abnormalities in any part of the HEART SEPTUM resulting in abnormal communication between the left and the right chambers of the heart. The abnormal blood flow inside the heart may be caused by defects in the ATRIAL SEPTUM, the VENTRICULAR SEPTUM, or both.
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specifics
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 64
History Note: 64
DeCS ID: 6495
Unique ID: D006343
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Date Established: 1964/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Heart Septal Defects - Preferred
Concept UI M0009964
Scope note Abnormalities in any part of the HEART SEPTUM resulting in abnormal communication between the left and the right chambers of the heart. The abnormal blood flow inside the heart may be caused by defects in the ATRIAL SEPTUM, the VENTRICULAR SEPTUM, or both.
Preferred term Heart Septal Defects
Entry term(s) Cardiac Septal Defect
Cardiac Septal Defects
Defect, Cardiac Septal
Defect, Heart Septal
Defects, Cardiac Septal
Defects, Heart Septal
Heart Septal Defect
Septal Defect, Cardiac
Septal Defect, Heart
Septal Defects, Cardiac
Septal Defects, Heart



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