Double-chambered right ventricle: a review.

  title={Double-chambered right ventricle: a review.},
  author={Marious Loukas and Brian Housman and Christa Blaak and Sarah Kralovic and R. Shane Tubbs and Robert H. Anderson},
  journal={Cardiovascular pathology : the official journal of the Society for Cardiovascular Pathology},
  volume={22 6},
A double-chambered right ventricle is a rare heart defect in which the right ventricle is separated into a high-pressure proximal and low-pressure distal chamber. This defect is considered to be congenital and typically presents in infancy or childhood but has been reported to present rarely in adults. It can be caused by the presence of anomalous muscle tissue, hypertrophy of the endogenous trabecular bands, or an aberrant moderator band; all of which will typically result in progressive… CONTINUE READING


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