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Mesh term Heart Bypass, Right

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Anastomosis, Surgical
Cardiac Surgical Procedures
Vascular Grafting


Diversion of the flow of blood from the entrance to the right atrium directly to the pulmonary arteries, avoiding the right atrium and right ventricle (Dorland, 28th ed). This a permanent procedure often performed to bypass a congenitally deformed right atrium or right ventricle.

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Fontan Procedure

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