Pediatric Unbalanced Atrioventricular Septal Defects Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Jan 04, 2016
  • Author: Mark A Law, MD; Chief Editor: Howard S Weber, MD, FSCAI  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

It is important to recognize the potential for early pulmonary vascular obstructive disease and, thus, to initiate surgical therapy accordingly.

In the setting of abdominal heterotaxy, other abnormalities may include intestinal malrotation, renal anomalies, and asplenia.

Differential Diagnoses